Dr. Alvaro Bada, MD

Dr. Alvaro Bada, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(8)

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Dr. Alvaro Bada, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Port Charlotte, FL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

18308 Murdock Cir Unit 101

Port Charlotte, FL 33948
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Cancer
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more than 5% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
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more than 5% of peers
Skin Cancer
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bada "Will see patients on emergency basis same day."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Hernia
  • Melanoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Central Del Este-San Pedro De Macoris
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Thomas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • South Macomb Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Detroit Macomb Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Professor Lecom Medical School, 2008
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fawcett Memorial Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Bada is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Bada's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bada to family and friends
2.8
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Bada's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Arcadia, Fl |
Good doctor. Very pleased with the service thus far.
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in Port Charlotte, FL |
He listens very well. Always explains everything. His staff is friendly and competent. He's performing fundoplication surgery on me in 2 weeks for Gerd, I think it will go well.
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in Port Charlotte, FL |
The laproscopic hernia surgery that this man performed on me was a TOTAL immediate failure. The next day after surgery, the swelling from the same hernia area started to grow bigger than it ever was prior to surgery. Upon several office visits for the 6 weeks after surgery, he misinformed me again...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bada accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bada has admitting privileges

Fawcett Memorial Hospital
21298 Olean Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Desoto Memorial Hospital
900 N Robert Ave
Arcadia, FL 34266
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Bayfront Health Port Charlotte
2500 Harbor Blvd
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
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Bayfront Health Punta Gorda
809 E Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
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