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Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD

Critical Care Medicine ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Alvarez

Dr. Luis Alvarez, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado in 2000 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.


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(414) 805-3666

Dr. Alvarez accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Alvarez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Alvarez is originally from Peru. He did his Medicine Residency at Emory University and his Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at the University of California at San Diego. His main clinical interests are asthma/ cystic fibrosis/ COPD and bronchiectasis.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

2008
University Of California At San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Emory University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
2003
Emory University School Med
Internship Hospital
2000
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
Medical School
2008
2005
2003
2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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