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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
5 Tampa General Circle; Suite 725
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Cedric Sheffield specializes in cardiothoracic surgery. Dr. Sheffield's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic valve replacement, and lung cancer surgery. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Dr. Sheffield attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Chairman's Gold Award LifeLink Foundation. Dr. Sheffield is professionally affiliated with Cleveland Clinic.

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Relevant Interests: , Thoracentesis

All Interests: Bypass Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Lung Biopsy, Beating Heart Coronary ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1921 W. Dr. Mlk Boulevard; Office of John D'auria
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John D'auria is a physician who specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His residency was performed at UMass Memorial Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. D'auria's clinical interests encompass pain management. Dr. D'auria honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. His distinctions include: Anesthesiologist-In-Chief, Worcester City Hospital; National Cancer Institute Fellowship, Memorial; and Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. D'auria is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Pain Management

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $283
  • Medicare Cost: $62
Dr. Cedar Heart M Institute, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
2605 W Swan Avenue; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ahmad Hamzah is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Dr. Hamzah attended the University of Seville Faculty of Medicine and the University of Cadiz Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Henry Ford Hospital, New York Methodist Hospital, and DMC Harper University Hospital for residency. Dr. Hamzah (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Tampa Community Hospital, Brandon Regional Hospital, and Bayfront Health Dade City.

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Relevant Interests: , Thoracentesis

All Interests: Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart Surgery, Tracheal Surgery, Heart Failure, Pulmonary Embolism, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
4700 N Habana Avenue; Suite 201
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kimberly Smith, who practices in Tampa, FL, is a medical specialist in adult rheumatology. Dr. Smith is conversant in Spanish. Her clinical interests include back pain, trigger point injections, and joint injections. She is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Smith honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical Interests: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Shoulder Problems, Spinal Stenosis, Trigger Point Injections, Lupus, Back ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 19
  • Uninsured Cost: $141
  • Medicare Cost: $59
Dr. Charles Cole Nofsinger, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
13220 Usf Laurel Drive Mdc106
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Charles Nofsinger's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Nofsinger include ankle sprain, hip injury, and neck problems. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Nofsinger is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Swedish. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, the University of South Florida (USF) Health, and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). Dr. Nofsinger's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 142
  • Uninsured Cost: $277
  • Medicare Cost: $69
Dr. Mark Allen Mighell, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
909 N Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mark Mighell is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Mighell at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth for residency. Dr. Mighell (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, German, and French. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 326
  • Uninsured Cost: $152 - $201
  • Medicare Cost: $63 - $66
Dr. John Chi-Ching Chan, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine
2727 Dr Martin Luther King Boulevard; Suite 320
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John Chan is an orthopedic traumatologist, orthopedic reconstructive surgeon, and sports medicine specialist in Lutz, FL and Tampa, FL. His clinical interests include knee problems, radial keratotomy, and ankle problems. Patient ratings for Dr. Chan average 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Chan accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Chan is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Radial Keratotomy, Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Implant Surgery, Shoulder Problems, Bone ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 107
  • Uninsured Cost: $165
  • Medicare Cost: $56
Dr. Heidi Multhopp Multhopp Stephens, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2 Tampa General Circle, Tampa; Floor 33612
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Heidi Stephens is an orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Stephens is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. She graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Stephens trained at Union Memorial Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Stephens welcomes new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $181
  • Medicare Cost: $66
Dr. Mark Jefferson Alkire, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
5 Tampa General Circle; Suite 860
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mark Alkire works as a vascular surgeon, trauma surgeon, and chest surgeon. Dr. Alkire attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His medical residency was performed at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Louisiana State University. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal surgery, vascular surgery procedures, and lung resection. Patients gave Dr. Alkire an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Alkire is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, South Bay Hospital, and Tampa Community Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Thoracentesis

All Interests: Sclerotherapy, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Hypertension, Nerve Block, Aneurysm, Lung Cancer, Lung ... (Read more)

Dr. Kevin Edward Elder, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1919 W Swann Avenue; Floor 3
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kevin Elder is a family medicine physician and sports medicine specialist in Tampa, FL. He attended the University of Toledo College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Bayfront Medical Center. These areas are among his clinical interests: diabetes, nutrition counseling, and joint injections. On average, patients gave Dr. Elder a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Elder takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Sleep Apnea, Musculoskeletal Problems, Diabetes, Nutrition Counseling, Carpal Tunnel ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 36
  • Uninsured Cost: $165
  • Medicare Cost: $58
Dr. Scott Steven Gargasz, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
4600 N Habana Avenue; Suite 22
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Scott Gargasz's specialties are plastic surgery and hand surgery. He practices in Tampa, FL and Wesley Chapel, FL. He is conversant in Spanish. He has indicated that his clinical interests include trigger point injections, hand problems, and joint injections. Dr. Gargasz is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa Community Hospital, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. He attended medical school at the University of Toledo College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Akron General Medical Center. Dr. Gargasz is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Gargasz is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical Interests: Trigger Point Injections, Hand Problems, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Joint Injections

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $245
  • Medicare Cost: $60
Dr. Anna Bernus, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
3003 W. Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard; 3rd Floor
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Anna Bernus is a specialist in pediatric cardiology. After completing medical school at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine and New York Medical College, she performed her residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Martin Luther King, Jr.-Harbor Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bernus (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Catalan, and French. She is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Petersburg General Hospital, and All Children's Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Thoracentesis

All Interests: Poisoning, Musculoskeletal Problems, Consultation, Elective Cardioversion, Laceration Repair, ... (Read more)

Dr. Joel Charles Silverfield, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
4612 N Habana Avenue; Floor 1
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Joel Silverfield is an adult rheumatologist in Tampa, FL. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Silverfield honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 138
  • Uninsured Cost: $130 - $165
  • Medicare Cost: $45 - $54
Dr. Abraham Rivera, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
4703 N.aremia Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Abraham Rivera's specialties are anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Rivera average 2.5 stars out of 5. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Rivera include spinal cord stimulator. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Florida Medical Clinic and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. Dr. Rivera is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Clinical Interests: Spinal Cord Stimulator

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 36
  • Uninsured Cost: $119
  • Medicare Cost: $25 - $69
Dr. Daniel Erwin Murphy, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
602 South Howard Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Murphy is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He studied medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Murphy completed his residency training at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He is especially interested in sports injuries. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Murphy is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Musculoskeletal Problems, Sports Injuries

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 126
  • Uninsured Cost: $183
  • Medicare Cost: $59
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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
4108 Henderson Boulevard; Office of Joe Whitaker Md
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Joe Whitaker practices general internal medicine in Tampa, FL. Dr. Whitaker has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 19
  • Uninsured Cost: $115
  • Medicare Cost: $60

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