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Fernando Alvarado, MD Infectious Disease

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Infectious Disease Altamonte Springs, FL

About Dr Fernando Alvarado MD

Dr Fernando Alvarado, MD is a doctor primarily located in Altamonte Springs, FL. They have 31 years of experience. Their specialties include Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine.

Location

Get Directions Infectious Disease Consultants 685 Palm Springs Dr Suite 2A Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

Specialties

Dr Fernando Alvarado has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
Internal Medicine

Specialty Expertise

Dr Fernando Alvarado has the following 7 expertise

  • Fever
  • Immunization
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Vaccination
  • Infection

Education

31 Years Experience

Esc Colombiana De Med, Bogota, Colombia

Graduated in 1989

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More about Dr Fernando Alvarado

Fernando Alvarado, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P. joined IDC in 2000. He received his medical degree from the Colombian School of Medicine in 1989, later trained in Internal Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis, MO and earned his Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA in 1997. Dr. Alvarado is a Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine from Tulane University. He has extensive field experience in tropical diseases and malaria in Colombia and attended the Diploma Course of the Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine in Hamburg, Germany in 1992. Dr. Alvarado is credentialed as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine. He is also Board Certified in Hyperbaric Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine. He treats patients requesting Travel Health Services at IDC, offering vaccinations and counseling as well as immigration physicals. Dr. Alvarado is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America, Seminole County Medical Society, the American Academy of HIV Medicine and the Florida Infectious Disease Society.

Locations & Directions

Infectious Disease Consultants, 685 Palm Springs Dr Suite 2A, FL, Altamonte Springs

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