Dr. Joseph Alvarado, MD

Dr. Joseph Alvarado, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Joseph Alvarado, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Az Coll Of Med in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

839 W Congress St

Tucson, AZ 85745

Contact Information

(520) 670-3909

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Rib Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alvarado does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Lung Surgery
  • Paracentesis
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Az Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Il Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Patient Comments (1)

If I could give him negative stars to save you time, patience, & money I would. This man needs to lose his license. I went to the Northwest Urgent Care at Orange Grove and sat in a room for 5 hours while being belittled and reprimanded for crying out in pain. His nurse then came in to tell me they...more
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