Dr. Alan J. Alvarado, MD

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Specializes in Pediatrics • Male • Age 49

3440 N Valdosta Rd
Valdosta, GA 31602
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Hospital Quality

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South Georgia Medical Center
2501 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA 31602

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
South Georgia Pediatric Allergy
South Georgia Pediatric Allergy
3440 N Valdosta Rd
Valdosta, GA 31602
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    Dr. Alvarado's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatrics
    • Allergy & Immunology

    Board Certifications

    • Allergy & Immunology, 2010
    • Pediatrics, 1995
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    • Allergy Injections
    • Allergy Testing
    • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
    • Allergy Treatments
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Nebulizer Treatments
    • Newborn Care
    • Pulmonary Function Tests
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    • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
    • Allergic Disorders
    • Allergies
    • Pediatric Attention Deficit (ADD)
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    Background Check for Dr. Alvarado

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Mercer University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Emory University School Of Med
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University School Of Med
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    Baylor College Of Med
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alvarado & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Alvarado's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • South Georgia Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alvarado

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarado to family and friends

    44 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Alvarado's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    44 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    44 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    44 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 40 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Alvarado
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    44 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    43 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    44 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    44 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alvarado accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Principal Life
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    South Georgia Pediatric Allergy
    3440 N Valdosta Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 247-2211 (Office)
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