Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD

HematologyFemaleAge 59

Dr. Alsina
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Moffit Cancer Center

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr Tampa, FL 33612

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(813) 745-4673

Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Tampa, FL. Dr. Alsina has more experience with Skeletal System Neoplasms than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Adventhealth Tampa. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alsina to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Alsina

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Alsina treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Alsina treats other conditions, please contact the office at (813) 745-4673.

Skeletal System Neoplasms

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers in the bone, both primary, such as sarcoma, and those that have spread from other parts of the body.Compare with other Skeletal System Neoplasms specialists.

Dr. Alsina is experienced in the area of Skeletal System Neoplasms. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Alsina
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Bone Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Bone Marrow Biopsy
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Frequency
High
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Dr. Alsina's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Alsina accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO

Dr. Alsina's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alsina

4.1

Based on 15 ratings

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(3)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (12)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (11)
  • Explained conditions well (11)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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aloof noncaring
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No results
What could be improved
No results
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Apr 07, 2019
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Dr Alsina has always been helpful, polite and knowledgeabe. She has treated my husband for a rare disease and her and her staff supervised a Stem Cell Transplant in 2011 which, went very well
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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FL, FL – Oct 16, 2018
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Really deserves zero stars, but they don't let you give a zero on this rating system. Uncaring and borderline competent- negligent is too kind of a word for the type of care she provides.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
1 person found this helpful
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BowieRodgers in FL – Aug 28, 2018
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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
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
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Elkam in St Petersburg, FL – Oct 09, 2016
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Beyond horrible
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
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Tampa, FL – Mar 28, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

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...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

Education

Vet Affairs Med Center
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Alsina has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Alsina frequently treats Skeletal System Neoplasms. See all practice areas where Dr. Alsina specializes.

Where is Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD's office located?

Dr. Alsina's office is located at 12902 Usf Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Melissa Alsina, MD speak?

Dr. Alsina speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Moffit Cancer Center

Urology of Virginia Pllc12902 Usf Magnolia Dr Tampa, FL 33612
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Adventhealth Tampa

Tampa, FL

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average