Dr. Julio Alvarez-Perez, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Alvarez-Perez
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Vascular Associates of WNY

3041 Orchard Park Rd Ste D Orchard Park, NY 14127

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(716) 671-8393

Dr. Julio Alvarez-Perez, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Orchard Park, NY. Dr. Alvarez-Perez has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Disorders, and Peripheral Vascular Procedures than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvarez-Perez to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alvarez-Perez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
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Independent Health PPO
MagnaCare
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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Private HealthCare Systems
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 76% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 45% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs this procedure more than 45% of their peers

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Carotid Artery Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Carotid Ultrasound
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs Carotid Ultrasound more than 5% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez-Perez performs this procedure more than 5% of their peers

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Dr. Alvarez-Perez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Laparotomy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Alvarez-Perez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alvarez-Perez

4.3

Based on 22 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Listened & answered questions (19)
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I went to him years ago and am considering being a return patient, he did my venous closure surgery 10 years ago and did an excellent job, very upbeat and took the time to explain everything that was going on with me, great bedside manner and always smiling, I would highly recommend
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  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr Alvarez and his team, along with Dr Meltser and his team saved my life and right leg. This winning combination of teams cannot be beat and I am in their debt. Don't hesitate to trust their decisions!
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Carolyn Snyder in Amherst NY – Mar 14, 2018
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Dr Alverez saved my life not once but 2 times.now im awaiting a Bypass....he is very upfront he dosnt dance around medical issues.....best bedside manners ever...his whole team and his office are all pleasent...im up for another surgury 28th of june.hoping its my last.
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Clarice Birkowski in Buffalo NY – Jun 26, 2017
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I have been a patient of Dr. Alvarez for several years. He is a very compassionate that that really take the time to listen to your issues and find the best course of treatment. I could not think of a better surgeon out there, we are lucky to have him in WNY.
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Very Pleased Patient in Buffalo, NY – Jun 16, 2016
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Love the entire staff from this office! Even though I had to pay a large copay, they took the time to explain the reason why and even contacted my insurance for me so it could be explained further. The issue I was seen for was explained very well and when I had more questions after checking out, they had the doctor come back and speak to me again. Very professional all the way. You can tell by the way they interact with their patients that this is an office that values them!
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KAJ – Jun 10, 2016
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Worst Experience Ever!! The office staff are rude, unprofessional tyrants! The practice has one goal!! Too pilfer as much money from their patients as possible!! There is not one bit of patient care! I would NOT recommend this practice to my worst enemy!! Go any where else but Vascular Associates of WNY!! HORRIBLE PEOPLE!!
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Our doctors, vascular lab technologists, and staff are committed to giving our patients and their families compassionate, comprehensive vascular care.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Education

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
Ross University
Medical School
2006
Endovascular Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1985
SUNY Buffalo & Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1981
Erie County Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

Vascular Associates of WNY

Vascular Associates of WNY3041 Orchard Park Rd Ste D Orchard Park, NY 14127
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Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo

Buffalo, NY

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average