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Dr. Taurino Avelar, MD

Nephrology*
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Map Pin Small Las Vegas, NV
Accepting new patients
12 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Taurino Avelar, MD

Dr. Taurino Avelar, MD is a Nephrologist in Las Vegas, NV. They specialize in Nephrology, has 12 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Penn State University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Hilo Medical Center, Providence St. Joseph Hospital Eureka, SKY Lakes Medical Center and Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Avelar an average 1.0 star rating.

Dr. Avelar works at Practice in Las Vegas, NV with other offices in Nashville, TN and Henderson, NV. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana 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. Avelar's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    500 S Rancho Dr Ste 12, Las Vegas, NV 89106 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 877-1887
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Nephrology & Endocrine Associates Inc.
    1294 S Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 877-1887
  3. 3
    Bucks County Oncoplastic Institute LLC
    511 Union St Ste 1800, Nashville, TN 37219 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 988-7881
  4. 4
    Office
    100 N Green Valley Pkwy Ste 310, Henderson, NV 89074 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 877-1887

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Hilo Medical Center
  • Providence St. Joseph Hospital Eureka
  • SKY Lakes Medical Center
  • Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center

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    About Dr. Taurino Avelar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 12 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1114288867
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Penn State University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Taurino Avelar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Avelar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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