Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD

Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Damascus University in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

3906 S Dupont Sq

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

(502) 895-8218

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alrefai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cyst
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Alrefai's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

59  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Damascus University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alrefai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alrefai's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alrefai to family and friends
31 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Alrefai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Pray you never need his help. I spent 3 months trying to get a prescription sent from his office to my pharmacy. He wouldn’t even talk to me unless I made an appointment. I had to switch insurance (that he accepts), and was told that they were having “trouble” getting the prescription through. ...more
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I love this doctor. Easy to talk to and he listens. He explains things very well. However, he needs better office staff.
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Great doctor but receptionist was terribly unfriendly. Lab technician was even worse.
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I agree with the other reviews. I LOVE LOVE LOVE Dr Alrefai, however his staff.. sigh.. I followed him from a previous practice and will continue to deal with the staff as he is excellent!
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I Have been seeing Dr. A for about 8 months & I wish every doctor I have encountered throughout my life, was as Caring, Knowledgeable, Friendly & Concerned for their patients, as He Is!!! I Personally have NOT had any problems with Any of the Staff, front or back. I've never had a problem getting...more
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