Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation •  Female • Age 39
  
Dr. Alvarez Perez
Telehealth services available

1st Class Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation LLC

Not Applicable Cleveland, OH 44195

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(777) 777-7777

Dr. Melissa Alvarez Perez, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Cleveland, OH and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alvarez Perez has more experience with Spine than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus medical school in 2007. She is affiliated with Uf Health Shands Hospital. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvarez Perez to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alvarez Perez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan PPO
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Practice Areas

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Spine specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Spondylosis more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats Low Back Pain more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Alvarez Perez treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Alvarez Perez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Auriculotherapy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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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 and I can establish a plan that works best for them and that also meets the appropriate care gu...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
2007
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
2002
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Locations

1st Class Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation LLC

1st Class Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation LLCNot Applicable Cleveland, OH 44195
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1st Class Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation LLC166 W Water St Oak Harbor, OH 43449
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Uf Health Shands Hospital

Gainesville, FL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)