Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD

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Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Laredo, TX and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from U Tech Santiago medical school in 1985. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvarez to book an appointment.

Dr. Alvarez

The Children's Clinic

2337 Endeavor Ste A Laredo, TX 78041
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Alvarez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bird Flu
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hydrocele
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phimosis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pinworm
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Proteinuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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(956) 726-4929

Dr. Alvarez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Alvarez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alvarez

3.7

Based on 15 ratings

5 Stars
60%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
13.333333333333334%
(2)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(3)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (13)
  • Office environment (12)
  • Listened & answered questions (11)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (7)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (4)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (4)
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Best practice in Laredo. Professional, very intelligent yet compassionate at the same time. This is the ideal doctor for your children. I had a great experience.
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No results
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Laredo, TX – Feb 28, 2019
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Dr and staff helped my child get better; however, Dr lacked professionalism and compassion the moment I asked questions regarding medication prescribed to my child. It seemed that his ego was more important than the well being of his patient.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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Jun 30, 2018
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Waiting time is brutal. Thinking about changing
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No results
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Laredo tx – Apr 25, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Laredo, TX and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from U Tech Santiago...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Driscoll Children's Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
U Tech Santiago
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Alvarez has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Alvarez frequently treats Nasopharyngitis, Common Cold, and Lactose Intolerance. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Alvarez treats.

Where is Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD's office located?

Dr. Alvarez's office is located at 2337 Endeavor Ste A, Laredo, TX 78041. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Avelino Alvarez, MD speak?

Dr. Alvarez speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

The Children's Clinic

The Children's Clinic2337 Endeavor Ste A Laredo, TX 78041
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Clinica De Ninos

Clinica De Ninos1901 Frees St Laredo, TX 78046
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