Dr. Nishat P. Alvi, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 49

602 Fox Glen Ct
Barrington, IL 60010
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Dr. Alvi's Experience

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Dr. Alvi's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Advocate Sherman Hospital
1425 N Randall Rd
Elgin, IL 60123

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Specialty Care Institute
Specialty Care Institute, SC
602 Fox Glen Ct
Barrington, IL 60010
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    Dr. Alvi's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens Services
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Examination
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • Laser Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Keratitis
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinguecula
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    • Presbyopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Strabismus
    • Trichiasis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Alvi

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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

    Cornell University Med Center New York Ny

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern University Med Center

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary Chicago

    Fellowship Hospital

    Indiana University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alvi & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Spanish
    • Urdu
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Alvi's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alvi

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvi to family and friends

    3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Alvi's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alvi

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.3 out of 5

    6 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alvi accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

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    Specialty Care Institute
    Specialty Care Institute, SC
    602 Fox Glen Ct
    Barrington, IL 60010
    (847) 277-0111 (Office)
    (847) 277-0444 (Fax)
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