Alexandru R Constantinescu, MD

Constantinescu Alexandru R
Specialties
Pediatric Nephrology
Gender
Male

Primary Office
1131 N 35th Avenue
2nd Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-265-9344
Fax:
954-986-5122
Primary Office
1150 N 35th Avenue
Suite 499
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-265-9344
Fax:
954-986-5122
Alternate Location
1865 N. Corporate Lakes Blvd.
Suite 1
Weston, FL 33326
Phone
954-265-9344
Fax:
954-389-4008
Alternate Location
1951 SW 172 Avenue
Suite 204
Miramar, FL 33029
Phone
954-265-9344
Fax:
954-986-5122
Alternate Location
900 Glades Road
Suite 501
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone
954-265-9344
Fax:
954-986-5122

Meet the Physician

Medical Director, Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension Program
Member, P&T Committee, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Member at Large, Executive Committee, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

Dr. Alex Constantinescu is the Medical Director of the Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension Program, which guides children and their families through the diagnosis and therapy of various kidney diseases, as well as providing dialysis for children in renal failure, until a transplant is available.

Dr. Constantinescu is board-certified in pediatric nephrology.  He is a graduate of the “Victor Babes” University of Medicine in Timisoara, Romania. After completing internships and residencies at hospitals in Romania and New York, he was a fellow in pediatric nephrology at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. Subsequently, he followed an academic career at UMDNJ/ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, where he became an associate professor of pediatrics and medical director of the pediatric transplant nephrology program until 2003 when he relocated to Florida.

Dr. Constantinescu has published numerous original research papers, as well as review articles in peer-review journals and book chapters. He currently is a clinical associate professor at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Nova Southeastern University and most recently Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University. He remains active in teaching and research, with main focus in the area of clinical nephrology. 
Languages
  • Spanish

Research

Awards and honors
  • Young Investigator’s Award, National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey, 1998
  • “Best Doctors in America”
  • “Top Pediatricians”
  • “Who’s Who in Healthcare”

Professional organizations
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Membership Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics, Florida Chapter
  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • Florida Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • Membership Committee, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • American Society of Hypertension
  • AHA Council for High Blood Pressure Research
  • Kidney and Urology Foundation of America
  • Broward County Medical Society
  • Renal Physicians Association
  • New Jersey Society of Nephrology, 1997-2002
  • Eastern Society of Pediatric Research, 1995-2002
  • National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey, 1995-2002

Education

Education
  • Medical Institute/Romania, 1985
Residencies
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center, 1990, Pediatrics
  • Westchester County Medical Center, 1992, Pediatrics
Fellowships
  • Montefiore Medical Center, 1995, Nephrology
Certifications
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Nephrology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatrics

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