Dr. Philip Butera, MD

Dr. Philip Butera, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Butera, MD is a clinical neurophysiology doctor who practices in Mobile, AL. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Butera is affiliated with Providence Hospital and Infirmary Health - Mobile Infirmary.

142 S University Blvd

Mobile, AL 36608

Contact Information

(251) 343-5004

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Hemodialysis
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more than 96% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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more than 94% of peers
Hyperkalemia
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more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Small Kidney
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Butera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Butera accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Butera has admitting privileges

Infirmary Health - Mobile Infirmary
5 Mobile Infirmary Cir
Mobile, AL 36607
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Providence Hospital
6801 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL 36608
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