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

Mount Sinai Beth Israel
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 Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

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 HMO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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