Dr. Joel Alvear, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 46

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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.

    1 Sanction

    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (5/1/2014)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Texas

    1 Board Action

    • Failure to keep adequate medical records  (6/14/2013)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Texas
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    San Jacinto Family Practice Program
    Complete in 2001

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alvear & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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