Dr. Alisa Ana Acosta MD Pediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Alisa Acosta is a pediatric nephrologist in Temple, Texas and is affiliated with Scott & White Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 13 years. She is one of 2 doctors at Scott & White Memorial Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Nephrologist: General Pediatric Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Scott & White Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Pediatrics, 2001–2005

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, 2005–2008

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Prevalence of Persistent Prehypertension in Adolescents.
Acosta, A.A., Samuels, J.A., Portman, R.J., Redwine, K.M.

Rasburicase for hyperuricemia in hemolytic uremic syndrome.
Acosta, A.A., Hogg, R.J.

Development of Hypertension in Adolescents with Pre-Hypertension.
Redwine, K.M., Acosta, A.A., Poffenbarger, T., Portman, R.J., Samuels, J.


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