Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(5)
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Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD
Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in New Iberia, LA. He is 54 years old. Dr. Alvarez is affiliated with Abbeville General Hospital, Franklin Foundation Hospital, Lafayette General Medical Center, Iberia Medical Center, Iberia Medical Center - North Campus, St. Martin Hospital and Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center.

1100 Andre St Ste 301

New Iberia, LA 70563

Contact Information

(337) 364-9225

Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD

Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Nausea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heartburn
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Alvarez does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Ponce School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Alton Ochsner Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Alton Ochsner Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Med Br
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alvarez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarez to family and friends
3.8
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Alvarez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Lafayette, LA |
Overlooked me in the waiting room. Exam room had no examination table. Didn't even meet the dr, only the Physician's assistant. She hadn't even reviewed my case. Just referred me to a surgeon. What a waste of time
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alvarez accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alvarez has admitting privileges

Lafayette General Medical Center
1214 Coolidge Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70503
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Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Iberia Medical Center
2315 E Main St
New Iberia, LA 70560
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Iberia Medical Center - North Campus
600 N Lewis St
New Iberia, LA 70563
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Abbeville General Hospital
118 N Hospital Dr
Abbeville, LA 70510
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Franklin Foundation Hospital
1097 Northwest Blvd
Franklin, LA 70538
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St. Martin Hospital
210 Champagne Blvd
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
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