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Dr. Laura Alba, MD

Transplant Hepatology*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Kansas City, MO
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Laura Alba, MD

Dr. Laura Alba, MD is a Transplant Hepatology Specialist in Kansas City, MO. They specialize in Transplant Hepatology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from University Autonoma de San Luis Potosi and is affiliated with Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Saint Luke's North Hospital - Barry Road, Saint Luke's South Hospital, Saint Luke's East Hospital, Hedrick Medical Center and Memorial Hospital. Dr. Alba, completed a residency at UMKC School of Medicine - St Lukes Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Alba an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Alba works at Saint Luke’s Hospital Liver Biliary & Pancreatic Center in Kansas City, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Cirrhosis and Ascites along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Alba's Office Locations

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    Saint Luke’s Hospital Liver Biliary & Pancreatic Center
    4320 Wornall Rd Ste 240, Kansas City, MO 64111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 965-4655

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital - Barry Road
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
  • Hedrick Medical Center
  • Memorial Hospital

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Treatment frequency

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Liver Damage
Hepatic Fibrosis
Potassium Deficiency
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Liver Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    About Dr. Laura Alba, MD

    • Transplant Hepatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    • 1447219068
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    Education & Certifications

    • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    • UMKC School of Medicine - St Lukes Hospital
    • St Lukes Hospital
    Medical Education
    • University Autonoma de San Luis Potosi
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Transplant Hepatology
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    Dr. Laura Alba, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Alba is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Alba has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Alba works at Saint Luke‚Äôs Hospital Liver Biliary & Pancreatic Center in Kansas City, MO. View the full address on Dr. Alba’s profile.

    Dr. Alba has seen patients for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Cirrhosis and Ascites, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Alba on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Alba. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Alba.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Alba, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Alba appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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