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

Dr. Cedric Sheffield's specialty is cardiothoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Sheffield include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic valve replacement, and lung cancer surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Sheffield 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. Before performing his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Dr. Sheffield attended Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Sheffield has received the following distinction: Chairman's Gold Award LifeLink Foundation. He is 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 Adult Rheumatology
4700 N Habana Avenue; Suite 201
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kimberly Smith is a medical specialist in adult rheumatology. Dr. Smith's areas of expertise include back pain, trigger point injections, and joint injections. Patient ratings for Dr. Smith average 3.0 stars out of 5. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Smith's 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). In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Her professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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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. Cedar Heart M Institute, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
2605 W Swan Avenue; Suite 100, Office of Dr Ahmad Hamzah
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ahmad Hamzah is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Henry Ford Hospital, New York Methodist Hospital, and DMC Harper University Hospital, Dr. Hamzah attended the University of Seville Faculty of Medicine and the University of Cadiz Faculty of Medicine for medical school. Dr. Hamzah (or staff) is conversant in Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Hamzah is 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 Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1921 W. Dr. Mlk Boulevard; Office of John D'auria
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John D'auria's areas of specialization are anesthesiology and pain medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. D'auria's areas of expertise include pain management. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. Before completing his residency at UMass Memorial Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dr. D'auria attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. D'auria takes. Distinctions awarded to Dr. D'auria include: Anesthesiologist-In-Chief, Worcester City Hospital; National Cancer Institute Fellowship, Memorial; and Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Pain Management

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $283
  • Medicare Cost: $62
Dr. Francis Joseph Kaszuba, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Frank Kaszuba is a specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He works in Tampa, FL. Dr. Kaszuba's hospital/clinic affiliations include Moffitt Cancer Center, the University of South Florida (USF) Health, and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). He attended St. George's University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Memorial University Medical Center for residency. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Kaszuba's office for an appointment.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 19
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,764
  • Medicare Cost: $206
Dr. Charles Cole Nofsinger, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
13220 Usf Laurel Drive Mdc106
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Charles Nofsinger is a Tampa, FL physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. On average, patients gave Dr. Nofsinger a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include ankle sprain, hip injury, and neck problems. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at Hospital for Special Surgery, Dr. Nofsinger attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is conversant in Swedish. Dr. Nofsinger is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, the University of South Florida (USF) Health, and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). His 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. David Leffers, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
13220 Usf Laurel Drive Mdc106; Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. David Leffers, who practices in Tampa, FL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, ankle sprain, and hip injury. Dr. Leffers 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 attended the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center for residency. Dr. Leffers is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. He is accepting 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: 130
  • Uninsured Cost: $270
  • Medicare Cost: $67
Dr. Mark Allen Mighell, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
909 N Dale Mabry Highway
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mark Mighell works as an orthopedist. These areas are among his clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and pain. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Mighell takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Dr. Mighell attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Mighell (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, German, and French. Dr. Mighell is professionally affiliated with 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. Heidi Multhopp Multhopp Stephens, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2 Tampa General Circle, Tampa; Floor 33612
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Heidi Stephens practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Stephens obtained her medical school training at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and performed her residency at Union Memorial Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Areas of expertise for Dr. Stephens include toe problems and ankle problems. On average, patients gave her a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Stephens takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. She is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Ankle Problems, Foot Problems, Toe Problems

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 17
  • Uninsured Cost: $181
  • Medicare Cost: $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's specialties are orthopedic trauma, adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery, and sports medicine. He practices in Lutz, FL and Tampa, FL. He graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Clinical interests for Dr. Chan include knee problems, radial keratotomy, and hip problems. He has a 3.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Chan takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include 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. Mark Jefferson Alkire, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
5 Tampa General Circle; Suite 860
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Mark Alkire practices vascular surgery, trauma surgery, and thoracic surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Alkire speaks Spanish. His areas of clinical interest consist of esophageal surgery, vascular surgery procedures, and lung resection. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, South Bay Hospital, and Tampa Community Hospital. After completing medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Louisiana State University. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Alkire honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Alkire has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition.

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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's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Elder include diabetes, nutrition counseling, and joint injections. He 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. He attended the University of Toledo College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Bayfront Medical Center for residency. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Elder is affiliated with 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. 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. He practices in Tampa, FL and Land O Lakes, FL. Dr. Rivera has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. In his practice, he is particularly interested in spinal cord stimulation (SCS). Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rivera honors. He graduated from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Rivera is affiliated with Florida Medical Clinic and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 36
  • Uninsured Cost: $119
  • Medicare Cost: $25 - $69
Dr. Scott Steven Gargasz, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
4600 N Habana Avenue; Suite 22
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Scott Gargasz sees patients in Tampa, FL and Wesley Chapel, FL. His medical specialties are plastic surgery and hand surgery. He speaks Spanish. He has indicated that his clinical interests include trigger point injections, hand problems, and joint injections. Dr. Gargasz's professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa Community Hospital, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. He is a graduate of the University of Toledo College of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Gargasz completed a residency program at Akron General Medical Center. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average 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, 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 pediatric cardiology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and Tampa, FL. 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 studied medicine at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine and New York Medical College. Her medical residency was performed 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. Dr. Bernus (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Catalan, and French. Her professional affiliations include 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 a physician who specializes in adult rheumatology. The average patient rating for Dr. Silverfield is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Silverfield's professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. 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 studied medicine at Emory University School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 138
  • Uninsured Cost: $130 - $165
  • Medicare Cost: $45 - $54

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