Dr. David Alpern, MD

Dr. David Alpern, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. David Alpern, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Northampton, MA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in internal medicine.

22 Atwood Dr Fl 3

Northampton, MA 01060

Contact Information

(413) 582-1847

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alpern "Dr. David Alpern has been in practice since 1985. While many physicians are using electronic medical records, Dr. Alpern has been using that technology since 1991. Dr. Alpern focuses on you, the patient. He understands your concerns, answers your questions, and engages you in your plan of care. He accomplishes this by listening carefully and developing relationships based upon trust. His attention to detail is well known within the community that he serves."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

196  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Oximetry
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Behavioral Medicine Fellowship At Cambridge Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alpern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alpern's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alpern to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Alpern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Over time I have come to greatly appreciate the care I receive from Dr. Alpern. He is smart, inquisitive, empathetic, proactive and thorough. He has consistently followed up when necessary. He might first present as quiet, but I've found him easy to talk with. He has a wonderful sense of humor...more
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I have been seeing Dr Alpern for about ten years. He is a great physician who really takes the time to make sure he understands what the problem is, and he really knows what he is doing. He approaches everything from an evidence based perspective. I'm a lesbian and gender non conforming and he has...more
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Dr Alpern is an attentive, experienced doctor who manages my health professionally and congenially.
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