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Ramona Arias, MD

Ramona Arias, MD

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Universidad Central Del Este
Internship: N/A
Residency: Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: University Medical Center
Specialty Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Procedures and Conditions

- Abdominal paracentesis - Arthocentesis and joint injections - Arterial venous puncture technique and interpretation - Blood smear technique and interpretation - Bone marrow aspiration - Breast cyst aspiration - Burns, superficial and partial thicknes - Bursa and joint aspiration and injection, basic analysis of joint fluid - EKG interpretation - Excision of skin and subceutaneous tumors, nodules, and lesions - Gram stain - Incision and drainage of abscesses - Intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intracutaneous injections - Local anesthetic techniques - Lumbar Puncture - Nasogastric tube insertion - Occult blood testing - Pulmonary function studies - Pelvic examination with associated labratory evaluations (PAP smear, trichomonas, monilia, STD's) - Performance of simple skin biopsy or excision - Placement of anterior and posterior nasal hemostatic packing - Potassium hydroxide prep - Proctosigmoidoscopic examination - Removal of nonpenetrating corneal foreign body, nasal foreign body - Repair of lacerations - Skins testing (allergy and cell mediated) interpretation - Supervision of patients receiving chemotherapeutic agents intravenously, and/or intraperitonealy for Outpatients in an emergency - Suprapubic bladder aspiration - Thoracentesis - Tracheal suctioning - Urethral catheterization -Venous cutdown Admit, evaluate, perform history and physical exam, diagnose, treat and provide consultation to patients 14 years of age or older with common and complex illnesses, afflictions, diseases and functional disorders of musculoskeletal nervous system, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, endocrine, metabolic, musculoskeletal, hematopoietic, and eliminative systems of the human body related to nephrology disorders, to include: - Acute charcoal hemoperfusion - Acute hemodialysis - Acute peritoneal dialysis - Chronic hemodialysis - Chronic peritoneal dialysis - Comprehensive examination, consultation, diagnosis, and treatment of kidney disease, including chronic and acute renal failure - CRRT Standing Orders - Peritoneal dialysis catheter placement

Accepted Insurance

Most insurances are accepted. Does not accept Freedom, Molina, Amerigroup.

Gender

Female

Languages

English, Spanish

Ramona Arias, MD

Specialties

Internal Medicine
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Nephrology
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Ramona Arias, MD

Office Locations

Ramona Arias MD
4880 49th St. N.
Suite 105
St. Petersburg, FL 33709
Phone: (727) 526-9019
Fax: (727) 522-7171