Dr. Anel Alvarado, MD

Dr. Anel Alvarado, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(105)

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Dr. Anel Alvarado, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Pembroke Pines, FL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Alvarado is affiliated with Memorial Hospital West, Memorial Regional Hospital and Memorial Hospital Miramar.

Memorial Division of General Surgery

601 N Flamingo Rd Ste 409

Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Medical Health Plan, Inc.
  • Florida Health Administrators
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Freedom Health

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Colectomy
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more than 5% of peers
Abdominal Pain
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more than 5% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
15

Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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

  • San Vicente De Paul
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • St Vincent De Paul
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Central American Autonomous University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Metropolitan Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mount Sinai Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarado has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarado's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarado to family and friends
4.7
based on 105 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Alvarado's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
Hollywood, FL |
VERY KIND AND PROFESSIONAL
Hollywood, FL |
Such and excellent Doctor. He is very approachable, easy to talk to, knowledgeable, and kind. He has done surgery on my cousin as well as myself and friends. Staff was also very excellent and polite. recommend him to anyone I know
in Ashburn, VA |
Saved my moms life. Came in at 2am emergency surgery. Thank god for him
Dr.Alvarado made me feel very comfortable
in Pembroke Pines, FL |
Terrible scheduling. Made an appointment a month prior. Was making my way into the appointment to find out i was magically cancelled. Cant get my leave from work back for this flub of theirs. Thanks for nothing
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alvarado accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • AvMed
    AvMed HMO
    AvMed POS
    AvMed PPO
    Medicare Choice HMO
    Medicare HMO
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Medical Health Plan, Inc.
  • Florida Health Administrators
  • Fortified Provider Network
    Fortified Provider Network PPO
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom 1st Medicaid SNP
  • Global Health Care Network
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Magellan Health Services
    Magellan Health Services HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Memorial Healthcare System
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • Quality Health Plans
  • RockPort Health Care
    CCO/Rockport
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
    Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan POS
    TRICARE Extra
    Tricare HMO
    TRICARE Prime Remote

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Hospitals where Dr. Alvarado has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital West
703 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St
Hollywood, FL 33021
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Memorial Hospital Miramar
1901 SW 172nd Ave
Miramar, FL 33029
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