Dr. Sofia Aksentijevich MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Sofia Aksentijevich is a rheumatologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and Roper Hospital. She received her medical degree from University Cath De Louvain and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Aksentijevich accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 5 doctors at Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and one of 5 at Roper Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1991

Evanston Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991–1993

University of Chicago
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1994–1996

University Cath De Louvain
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Modeling therapeutic strategies in rheumatoid arthritis: use of decision analysis and Markov models.
Albert, D. A., Aksentijevich, S., Hurst, S., Fries, J. F., Wolfe, F.

Pharmacokinetic study of the interaction between rifabutin and delavirdine mesylate in HIV-1 infected patients.
Borin, M. T., Chambers, J. H., Carel, B. J., Freimuth, W. W., Aksentijevich, S., Piergies, A. A.

Differential mineralocorticoid (type 1) and glucocorticoid (type 2) receptor expression in Lewis and Fischer rats.
Smith, C. C., Omeljaniuk, R. J., Whitfield, H. J., Aksentijevich, S., Fellows, M. Q., Zelazowska, E., Gold, P. W., Sternberg, E. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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