Dr. Milton E. Alvis Jr., MD

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Dr. Milton E. Alvis Jr., MD

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Milton E. Alvis, Jr., M.D., P.A. 8627 Cinnamon Creek Dr Ste 701, San Antonio, TX 78240 Get Directions
(210) 615-1400

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Aerospace Medicine
  • Preventive Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • White Coat Hypertension

Procedures Performed

  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Impella Device
  • Laser Angioplasty
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Stenting
  • Thrombolysis
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vascular Stenting

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    Tulane University Hospital

    Completed in 1983

  • Residency Hospital
    Tulane Affil Hospital

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Tulane/Touro

    Completed in 1987

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Texas

    Graduated in 1968

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Alvis Jr.' Care Philosophy

Dr. Alvis specializes in prevention of cardiovascular disease (the number 1 disease in all 1st world countries, typically starting in later childhood, though also commonly asymptomatic for decades): preventive medicine, non-invasive & invasive cardiology. He emphasizes excellence in client empowerment, participation, education & understanding of their many medical care, health protecting options, including food choices. Dr. Alvis has broad engineering experience, is also a former USAF pilot instructor in supersonic jet aircraft, awarded for outstanding performance as an instructor, and performs pilot examinations as a senior FAA medical examiner.