Dr. Luis Avila, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 54

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Luis Avila, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Waterloo, IA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Saint Louis Center / School of Medicine in 1993. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mercyone Cedar Falls Medical Center and Mercyone Waterloo Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Luis Avila, MD


3421 W 9th St Waterloo, IA 50702
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(319) 235-5093

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Dr. Avila's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burn Injuries
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia

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Dr. Avila accepts the following insurance:

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Options PPO
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About Me


Dr. Luis Avila, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Waterloo, IA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Saint...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine


University Iowa Hosps And Clinics
Residency Hospital
Saint Louis Center / School of Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. Luis Avila, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Avila frequently treats Appendicitis, Hemorrhoids, and Abdominal Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Avila treats.

Where is Dr. Luis Avila, MD's office located?

Dr. Avila's office is located at 3421 W 9th St, Waterloo, IA 50702. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Covenant Clinic3421 W 9th St Waterloo, IA 50702

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Avila is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Mercyone Cedar Falls Medical Center

Cedar Falls, IA

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

Mercyone Waterloo Medical Center

Waterloo, IA

66% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% lower than the national average