Dr. Fernando Alvarado, MD

Dr. Fernando Alvarado, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Fernando Alvarado, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Altamonte Springs, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Colombian School Of Medicine Bogota in 1989 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.

685 Palm Springs Dr Ste 2A

Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alvarado's conditions and procedures:

Cellulitis
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Genetic Counseling Services
Hepatitis
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
HIV Care
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Immigration Physical Examination
Immune Deficiency
Immunization
Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts
Infectious Arthritis
Infectious Diarrhea
Infectious Diseases
International Travel Prophylactic Medication
International Travel Vaccination
IV Therapy
Mycobacterial Diseases
Mycobacterium Avium, Intracellulare
Pneumococcal Pneumonia
Pneumocystis jiroveci Pneumonia
Pneumonia
Prosthetic Joint Infections
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Surgical Infections
Tuberculosis
Vaccination
Wound Care and Management
Wound Infection

About Me

Care Philosophy

Infectious Disease Consultants (IDC), offers patients in the Central Florida area state-of-the-art-care in a relaxed and compassionate environment. Our Board Certified infectious disease physicians specialize in viral and bacterial infections, hyperb...

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Tulane University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Tulane University School Of Public Health
1995
The Jewish Hospital-Washington University
Residency Hospital
1993
The Jewish Hospital-Washington University
Internship Hospital
1992
Bernhard-Nocht Institute For Tropical Medicine
1989
Colombian School Of Medicine Bogota
Medical School
1997
1997
1995
1993
1992
1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Very professional, knowledgeable in his scope of practice.
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Writing as a retired physician. Had one encounter with him when my elderly father was admitted to the hospital and the hospitalist called Dr A as a consultant. He ordered multiple antibiotics that were totally not indicated. When I questioned that he stated "the patient is septic, and if not,...Read More
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So rude, disrespectful, unprofessional. He has absolutely the worst bed side mannor. He should not be a doctor.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
Medicaid
Medico
National Elevator
PHCS
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC