Dr. Luis Alvarado, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(5)
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Dr. Luis Alvarado, MD
Dr. Alvarado is a compassionate and concerned physician about his patients. He will take care of your medical conditions and will try to keep your quality of life at your best.

21012 Highway 16

Franklinton, LA 70438

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Dr. Luis Alvarado, MD

Dr. Luis Alvarado, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • National Elevator
  • Peoples Health
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Alvarado's Experience

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Dr. Alvarado's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alvarado "Care with quality and compassion"
2

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmacology
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease
3

Procedures

  • Computerized EKG
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • National Autonomous University Of Nicaragua / Faculty Of Medical Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Central University Of Este (Uce) / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Elizabeth Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Elizabeth Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Tulane Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarado has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarado's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarado to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Alvarado's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Alvarado Says:

   Follow a low fat and low salt diet.   Stay away from most sweets.

   Daily exercises

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Dr. Alvarado accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • National Elevator
  • Peoples Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Alvarado has admitting privileges

Lakeview Regional Medical Center
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Riverside Medical Center
1900 Main St
Franklinton, LA 70438
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St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
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