Dr. Federico Alva, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 75

Dr. Federico Alva, MD
18433 Roscoe Blvd Ste 203
Northridge, CA 91325
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Dr. Federico Alva, MD
Federico Alva MD
18433 Roscoe Blvd Ste 203
Northridge, CA 91325
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Northridge Hospital Medical Center
18300 Roscoe Blvd
Northridge, CA 91325
Providence Tarzana Medical Center
18321 Clark St
Tarzana, CA 91356

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    Is Dr. Alva accepting new patients?

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    Dr. Federico Alva, MD
    Federico Alva MD
    18433 Roscoe Blvd Ste 203
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818) 732-8376
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    (818) 349-5228 (Office)
    (818) 349-2551 (Fax)
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    • Health Net
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  2. Dr. Alva's Experience

    Dr. Alva's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Endoscopy
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Infertility
    • Mastodynia
    • Menopause
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Alva

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Universidad Nacional De Trujillo, Programa Academico De Medicina Humana

    Internship Hospital

    Flushing Hospital Med Center
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    Jewish Hospital Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alva & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Alva's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    3.2
    • 9 responses
    • 2 reviews

    3.2 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Northridge Ca |

    Amazing doctor . He delivered my daughter via c section . Very professional and clean man . He's my obgyn now , don't trust anyone but him. I highly recommend him to any women . I love his staff , very friendly ladies . Clean enviroment.

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    1 out of 5
    - in Panorama City, CA |

    our baby born under the assistance of this doctor he never tell us my wife and me about any complication during the pregnancy or during the delivery and our baby died 3 days later after born. And he didn't give us a reason.

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