Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD

Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 70

Accepting new patients

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(956) 253-0415

Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Brownsville, TX. He is affiliated with Valley Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvarado to book an appointment.

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Pastor Alvarado MD

Valley Hemorrhoid Clinic P.A.880 Ridgewood St Ste 2 Brownsville, TX 78520
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At a Glance

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  • Practices at Top Hospital General Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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Dr. Alvarado's Reviews

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4.3

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
  • Office environment (4)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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He didn't seem to listen to me when I was asking questions, I never got an answer to any of my questions concerning my health. I won't be going back to him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alvarado's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarado treats Hemorrhoids more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alvarado treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarado treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Alvarado treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Constipation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alvarado treats Constipation more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alvarado treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alvarado's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia

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Dr. Alvarado accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Brownsville, TX. He is affiliated with Valley Regional Medical Center. He is accepting...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Baylor University Med Center
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD?

Call (956) 253-0415 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Alvarado frequently treats Hemorrhoids, Anal or Rectal Pain, and Constipation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Alvarado treats.

Where is Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD's office located?

Dr. Alvarado's office is located at 880 Ridgewood St Ste 2, Brownsville, TX 78520. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD speak?

Dr. Alvarado speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Pastor Alvarado, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Alvarado has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Valley Regional Medical Center

Brownsville, TX

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)