Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD

Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 20 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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Dr. Alrefai's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypothyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alrefai treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alrefai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alrefai treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alrefai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alrefai treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alrefai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alrefai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hisham Alrefai, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Damascus University in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1999
Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1997
Wayne State University
Internship Hospital
1990
Damascus University
Medical School
1999
1997
1990

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Alrefai's Reviews

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3.3

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
45%
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4 Stars
12.5%
(5)
3 Stars
2.5%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(4)
1 Star
30%
(12)

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I would not recommend this doctor because he cares more about $ (his bottom line) than the patient. I learned this after he lied straight to my face telling me he didn’t know why my labs were sent out of network resulting in a $600 bill. My ins. co denied my claim and the reason being Dr.Alrefai...Read More
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I absolutely adore Dr. Alrefai!! He always has a huge smile on his face, and is very engaging!! He listens very well and really seems to care. I would definitely recommend seeing him. He is by far my favorite doctor. He is very professional and has the best bedside manners!! I wouldn’t go...Read More
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If i could give negative stars i would! Dr A may be a good Doctor, but his staff is complete BS! Staff working with him disagree with him and tell you to your face. Rude, disrespectful, and will treat you like you're stupid. Requested a copy of my medical record a month ago and still do not have...Read More
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I've been seeing "Dr. A" since he was with Norton. I've become increasingly dissatisfied since he started his own practice. (He bought Dr. Wood's practice when Dr. Wood passed away.) Dr. A has been great but his staff has always been lacking. He even commented to me about it on a visit - says that...Read More
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Dr A is an amazing doctor and all around person. He treated me in 2010, and they the years when I’ve been very sick and couldn’t get a dr to listen to me, I’ve turned to Dr A because I know the dr he is. And he’s gotten me right in and fought to help me everytime even when no other specialist...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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