Dr. Ignacio Sotolongo, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
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Dr. Ignacio Sotolongo, MD
Dr. Ignacio Sotolongo, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Sotolongo is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Bayfront Medical Center and Saint Anthony's Hospital.

601 7th St S

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

(727) 824-8274

Dr. Ignacio Sotolongo, MD

Dr. Ignacio Sotolongo, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sotolongo "Do what is right. Provide the care you would want for your family member. Provide above the Standard of Care. Think outside the Box. Compassion is the root to my approach. Have empathy for the patient and understand their needs, lend an ear and listen."

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
85

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gestational Hypertension
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyponatremia
  • Hyporeninemic Hypoaldosteronism
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Damage - Acetaminophen
  • Kidney Damage - Aminoglycosides
  • Kidney Damage - Aminosalicylic Acid
  • Kidney Damage - Amphotericin B
  • Kidney Damage - Analgesics
  • Kidney Damage - Anti-Cancer Drugs
  • Kidney Damage - Antibiotics
  • Kidney Damage - Aspirin
  • Kidney Damage - Cisplatin
  • Kidney Damage - Contrast Agents
  • Kidney Damage - Cyclosporin
  • Kidney Damage - Diethylene Glycol
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Kidney Damage - Heavy Metals
  • Kidney Damage - Ibuprofen
  • Kidney Damage - Lead
  • Kidney Damage - Lithium
  • Kidney Damage - Nonsteroidal Anti - Inflammatory Drugs
  • Kidney Damage - Prostaglandin Synthetase Inhibitors
  • Kidney Damage - Rifampin
  • Kidney Damage - Trimethropin
  • Kidney Damage Due to Chemicals
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • U Eugenio M De Hostos, Santo Domingo
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Metropolitan Hospital New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Metropolitan Hospital New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mount Sinai Hospital Mount Sinai Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sotolongo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sotolongo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sotolongo to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Sotolongo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
St Petersburg, FL |
A++. Straight talk, direct but kind. Very knowledgeable and takes time with his patients. He tells you what you need to know - not what you want to hear - but does so with compassion. We love Dr. S!!
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Dr. Sotolongo accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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
  • Humana
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sotolongo has admitting privileges

Bayfront Medical Center
701 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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Saint Anthony's Hospital
1200 7th Ave N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
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St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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