Dr. Howard J. Alfred, MD

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Dr. Howard J. Alfred, MD

Nephrology | Male

UMassMemorial 330 Grove St, Worcester, MA 01605 Get Directions
(508) 755-9535

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Dr. Alfred specializes in Nephrology and practices in Worcester, MA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Procedures Performed

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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  • 0

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

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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  • Medical School
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    Baltimore City Hosps

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Baltimore City Hosps

    Completed in 1977

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital

    Completed in 1979

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  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Alfred has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Alfred's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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