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Dr. Elpidio A Abreu has the following 2 specialties
A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.<br>A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.<br>These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Elpidio A Abreu has the following 8 expertise
- Chronic Renal Disease
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Kidney Biopsy
- End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Elpidio A Abreu - Posted on March 7th, 2015
Kind and caring. Good listener and takes his time to answer concerns.
Wonderful compassionate doctor
Self-verified patient of Dr. Elpidio A Abreu - Posted on April 8th, 2013
I can't say enough about this wonderful man. He cared for my grumpy father in law the same as he would his own parent. He made sure my father in law got some surgery he needed while hospitalized; the other doctors were not sure whether to go ahead with something we felt he really needed. Dr. Abreu went to bat for him and was always looking out for his whole health. After my father in law passed away, we even got a sympathy card from Dr. Abreu's office. What incredible compassion and care!
Smart with Great Bedside Manner!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Elpidio A Abreu - Posted on May 31st, 2011
I have been seeing Dr. Abreu in a dialysis center and will soon be seeing him in his office as dialysis is no longer needed. He has been smart, able to explain things so that I can actually understand, provide alternatives, recommendations, but all while being respectful of me as a human being. He is a godsend - I am so thankful for him.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Elpidio A Abreu - Posted on June 21st, 2010
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015, 2013)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Abreu is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
St Louis University Hospital
Dr. Elpidio A Abreu accepts the following insurance providers.
Ambetter Superior Health Plan
- Ambetter Superior Health Plan
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana HMO Select
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
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Locations & DirectionsNEPHROLOGY ASSOCIATES OF CENTRAL FLORIDA PA, 1552 Boren Dr, Ocoee, FL
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