Dr. Alvaro Bolivar, MD

Dr. Alvaro Bolivar, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Alvaro Bolivar, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Bernardino, CA. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

Bolivar Family Medical Clinic

598 N F St

San Bernardino, CA 92410
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bolivar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vascular Disease
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more than 20% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 15% of peers
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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more than 9% of peers

Dr. Bolivar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bolivar "Dr. Alvaro Bolivar and his staff at our outpatient clinic believe that each patient is a unique individual with their own special needs and concerns. We are committed to high quality care personalized to your needs. Your health and satisfaction is our goal."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bolivar does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Appendectomy
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Gudalagonia
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bolivar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bolivar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bolivar's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bolivar to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Bolivar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was referred to their office in San Bernardino and have been going for about three months and the service has been extremely unprofessional and rude. The Secretary by the name of SOCHIL that has been working with me has been extremely unreasonable and rude ever since I first began to be seen...more
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Would give him a one star but can't. Office staff doesn't return calls after surgeries. They all, including the doctor, calls you a liar. Horrible care.
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