Dr. Carlos Alvarez, MD

Dr. Carlos Alvarez, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Carlos Alvarez, MD is a general surgery specialist in Doylestown, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

599 W State St Ste 302

Doylestown, PA 18901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 9 More

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Dr. Alvarez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez treats Vascular Disease more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Alvarez treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez treats Heart Disease more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Alvarez treats this condition more than 30% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Alvarez performs this procedure more than 29% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Alvarez's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Hernia
Achalasia
Acute Appendicitis
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Bile Duct Obstruction
Carotid Artery Disease
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Common Bile Duct Stone
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Distal Pancreatectomy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatitis
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Thrombosis
Thyroid Surgery
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vagotomy
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patients allow surgeons the remarkable leeway over their bodies. As a surgeon, it is my responsibility to my patients to provide them with all viable options to improve their health, and to answer all questions and concerns in order to be granted the privilege to operate on them.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
UCLA Med Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Sepulveda Va Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
UCLA Med Center
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
University Of Miami
Undergraduate School
1981
Northwestern U
Undergraduate School
1995
1992
1989
1988
1984
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Amerihealth
Beech Street (Multiplan)
PPO Next PPO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America
Coventry Health America PPO
Devon Health
EmblemHealth
GHI
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care
Independence Blue Cross
Keystone 65 Complete HMO
Personal Choice
Intergroup
Intergroup PPO
Keystone Mercy Health Plan
Medicaid of Pennsylvania
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Private HealthCare Systems
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
MAMSI