Dr. Fernando Ovalle, MD

Dr. Fernando Ovalle, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Fernando Ovalle, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

2000 6th Ave S Fl 4

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Ovalle's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diabetes Type 1
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ovalle treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ovalle treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ovalle treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ovalle treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ovalle treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Ovalle treats this condition more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Ovalle's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Fernando Ovalle, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 1997
    Barnes Hospital Wash University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1989
    Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Ovalle's Reviews

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4.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Ovalle is an amazing doctor. He has an incredible amount of knowledge and is a caring person. I have been seeing him for about ten years and he is the best doctor I have ever had. I recommend him highly.
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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO