Dr. Joseph Alonso, MD

Dr. Joseph Alonso, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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50 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Joseph Alonso, MD is a cardiology specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Central Florida Heart Center

3310 SW 34th St

Ocala, FL 34474
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Alonso'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

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

  • Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Cincinnati Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Cincinnati Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alonso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alonso's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alonso to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Alonso'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Will load you up on medications; on so many unable to keep track... TOO MUCH!
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Dr Alonso is a good cardiologist and is very caring. He spends time with you and never acts rushed. He is always smiling and cheerful....that is a plus!
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Be sure you have your final affairs in order before allowing Dr. Alonso to perform surgery on you. Better still, go to Shands instead.
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Dr. Alonso is an experienced, knowledgeable, and highly competent physician. He truly has his patients health and quality of life as his highest priority. Most important asset is that he listens and takes time to explain answers to questions in depth so his patients understand fully what they are...more
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Excellent personalityand takes time needed with patiuents. Both my wife and I go to him
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