Dr. Alexander Alvarez, MD

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Allergy & Immunology | Male

Dr. Alexander Alvarez, MD
An Austin native, Dr. Alvarez holds a bachelor's degree from Rice University and a medical degree from The University of Texas Southwestern at Dallas. He went on to complete both a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA prior to joining our practice. Dr. Alvarez is board certified in Pediatric and Adult Allergy & Immunology as well as Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with Seton Medical Center where he holds staff privileges. He is interested in a variety of allergic diseases including seasonal allergies, asthma, immunotherapy (allergy drops and allergy shots), sinus disease, skin rashes, and eosinophilic disorders. He enjoys treating both children and adults!

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Allergy & Asthma Consultants, Austin, TX720 W 34th St Ste 200
Austin, TX 78705
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Dr. Alvarez's Performance
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    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
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    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Wonderful doctor who has helped me feel more confident in managing my allergies and eosinophilic esophagitis. Would absolutely recommend for any patient.
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An Austin native, Dr. Alvarez holds a bachelor's degree from Rice University and a medical degree from The University of Texas Southwestern at Dallas. He went on to complete both a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA prior to joining our practice. Dr. Alvarez is board certified in Pediatric and Adult Allergy & Immunology as well as Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with Seton Medical Center where he holds staff privileges. He is interested in a variety of allergic diseases including seasonal allergies, asthma, immunotherapy (allergy drops and allergy shots), sinus disease, skin rashes, and eosinophilic disorders. He enjoys treating both children and adults!

Dr. Alvarez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
  •  Board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Internal Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Eye Diseases
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bee Sting Allergy
  • Bronchitis
  • Cat Allergy
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Urticaria
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dog Allergy
  • Drug Allergy
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Disease and Disorders
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Food Allergy
  • Hives
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Itchy Skin
  • Mountain Cedar Tree Allergy
  • Pet Allergy
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction

Education

  • Medical School
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas

    Graduated in 2010

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Arizona Medical Center

    Completed in 2011

  • Residency Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

    Completed in 2013

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

    Completed in 2015

  • Undergraduate School
    Rice University

    Graduated in 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Procedures Performed

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Biological Therapy
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Flu Shot
  • Immunization
  • Immunotherapy
  • Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG) Treatment
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Spirometry
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy
  • Xolair® Therapy