Dr. Phillip Alscher, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Phillip Alscher, MD
Dr. Phillip Alscher, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Mason City, IA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1000 4th St SW Ste Im

Mason City, IA 50401

Contact Information

(641) 422-6999

Dr. Phillip Alscher, MD

Dr. Phillip Alscher, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dehydration
high
more than 81% of peers
Hypokalemia
normal
more than 53% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 40% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
40

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (5/12/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Alscher, Phillip MD: License # 03608841: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has a sister-state discipline in the State of Iowa: ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license and place the license on PROBATION with compliance requirements.
    State: Illinois
  • Insurance or Medicare/Medicaid Fraud (2/6/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Iowa
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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5.0
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Dr. Alscher accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

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