Dr. Paul Alfino, MD

Dr. Paul Alfino, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Alfino, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Gainesville, FL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Alfino is affiliated with Lake City Medical Center, North Florida Regional Medical Center and Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center.

4423 NW 6th Pl Ste A

Gainesville, FL 32607

Contact Information

(888) 495-4547

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alfino "In our practice we hope to provide nephrology services to our community by treating each patient as an individual with special attention to personal respect as well as customized and specific medical care."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
38

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • 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

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Temple University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alfino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alfino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alfino to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Alfino'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Alfino accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Alfino has admitting privileges

Lake City Medical Center
340 NW Commerce Dr
Lake City, FL 32055
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North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Gainesville, FL 32605
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Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center
368 NE Franklin St
Lake City, FL 32055
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