Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD

Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD is a hematology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1988 and specializes in hematology and oncology.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Bone Marrow Biopsy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Multiple Myeloma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Alsina'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alsina "Dr. Melissa Alsina is an associate professor of medicine in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Moffitt Cancer Center and head of the Multiple Myeloma Transplant Program. A specialist in multiple myeloma and bone marrow transplantation, Dr. Alsina focuses much of her research on the progression of bone disease in multiple myeloma, myeloma-stromal cell interactions, myeloma drug resistance and novel molecular therapies."

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

85  Conditions Treated

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4  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

  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • San Juan Hospital, Puerto Rico - Hematology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Health Science Center - Hematology/Oncology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alsina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alsina's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alsina to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Alsina's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I am a patient of Dr. Alsina and I genuinely think that she is one of the best! She is a loving and caring person and listens to what you have to say. She strives for the well being of all her patients and that something I admire. She's the best doctor I could ask for
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Beyond horrible
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As bad as it could possibly be. She was supposed to be looking at the labs results that my husband did quarterly to monitor his cancer and, quite frankly, didn't bother nor did her staff. Then, a year after his cancer significantly progressed, her nurse calls us freaked out that he needs to get...more
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