Dr. John Alves, MD

Dr. John Alves, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Alves, MD is a family medicine specialist in Elmira, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1979 and specializes in family medicine.

200 Madison Ave Ste 200

Elmira, NY 14901

Contact Information

(607) 732-1310

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Alves

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Dr. Alves' Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Alves' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
237

Conditions Treated

Less

Read Less
36

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Less

Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Dewitt Army Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Dewitt Army Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Nc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Alves does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Alves and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Alves' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alves to family and friends
4.3
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Alves' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Alvez is by far the best doctor I've ever had. He is very compassionate, understanding and comfortable to talk with. He has helped impove mine and others lives indefinitely. I highly recommend him to anyone of any age.
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this
Extremely frustrating in dealings with this office. They DO NOT return phone calls or let you know when there's an issue with anything. I personally tried reaching out 20 times leaving multiple messages. Talked to receptionist twice in which they tell me there was an issue but won't allow me to...more
Was this helpful? YESNot Helpful
Flag this

Are you Dr. Alves?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Family Medicine
(7)
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
(5)
Family Medicine
(5)
Family Medicine
(5)
Family Medicine
(4)
Family Medicine
(2)
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
Family Medicine
(1)
Family Medicine
(7)