Dr. Avelino Cruz, MD

Dr. Avelino Cruz, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Avelino Cruz, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Marmora, NJ. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Cruz is affiliated with AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center - Atlantic City and Shore Medical Center.

60 Tuckahoe Rd

Marmora, NJ 08223

Contact Information

(609) 390-2632

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 85% of peers
Gout
normal
more than 79% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cruz does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Jewish Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Jersey Shore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • St Louis University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cruz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Cruz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Egg Harbor Township, NJ |
I been introduce to Dr Cruz 11 yrs ago it was when my first daughter was born...he diagnosed me with PKD inherited from my beloved Mom who passed through the Holocaust only to perish at young age of 60 due to kidney failure....the Dr prescribed me few pills 11 yrs ago which I am taking to this date so far they work magic....he is a great listener, easy to talk to, always checking on me and see how I am doing...easy to make appts to his office. always calls back, he is an awesome human being!!
in Stone harbor nj |
Been seeing Dr.Cruz for 15 yrs. He takes the time to listen to you and explains everything very well
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cruz accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Cruz has admitting privileges

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center - Atlantic City
1925 Pacific Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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Shore Medical Center
100 Medical Center Way
Somers Point, NJ 08244
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