Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD

Physical Medicine & RehabilitationFemaleAge 40

Dr. Alvarez Perez
Accepting new patients

Center Florida Pain Management

1503 Buenos Aires Blvd Ste 150 The Villages, FL 32159

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(352) 750-5882

Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in The Villages, FL. She is affiliated with Uf Health Shands Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvarez Perez to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alvarez Perez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of her peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Back Pain more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Auriculotherapy
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermal Filler
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Lipedema
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Opioid Withdrawal
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Dr. Alvarez Perez's Reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to make patients feel at ease and that they are my priority during our time spent together. I strive to create an environment where the patient...Read more

Biography

When meeting with patients, Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez aims to form a therapeutic alliance working together toward common goals including improving health...Read more

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

2012
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2011
VA CARIBBEAN HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
Residency Hospital
2008
VA CARIBBEAN HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
Internship Hospital
2002
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Alvarez Perez frequently treats Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Alvarez Perez treats.

Where is Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD's office located?

Dr. Alvarez Perez's office is located at 1503 Buenos Aires Blvd Ste 150, The Villages, FL 32159. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD speak?

Dr. Alvarez Perez speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Center Florida Pain Management

Center Florida Pain Management - The Villages1503 Buenos Aires Blvd Ste 150 The Villages, FL 32159
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Alvarez Perez is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Uf Health Shands Hospital

Gainesville, FL

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)