Dr. Celia Alfalla MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Celia Alfalla is an infectious disease specialist in Bronx, New York. She received her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Alfalla accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1990

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1988

New York Medical College
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1991 - 1993

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Fatal hospital-acquired multidrug-resistant tuberculous pericarditis in two patients with AIDS.
Horn, D. L., Hewlett, D., Alfalla, C., Peterson, S.

Drug-resistant tuberculosis: inconsistent results of pyrazinamide susceptibility testing.
Hewlett, D., Horn, D. L., Alfalla, C.

Superinfection with rifampin-isoniazid-streptomycin-ethambutol (RISE)-resistant tuberculosis in three patients with AIDS: confirmation by polymerase chain reaction fingerprinting.
Horn, D. L., Hewlett, D., Haas, W. H., Butler, W. R., Alfalla, C., Tan, E., Levine, A., Nayak, A., Opal, S. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon CommunityCare
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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