Dr. Ricardo Alvarez, MD

Dr. Ricardo Alvarez, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Ricardo Alvarez, MD is an oncology specialist in Newnan, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from U Nacional de La Plata in 1990 and specializes in oncology, breast oncology, and more.

600 Celebrate Life Pkwy

Newnan, GA 30265

Contact Information

(800) 784-1044

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alvarez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 62% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Alvarez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

This content was provided by Dr. Alvarez "Breast cancer is a conglomerate of multiple diseases. I don’t believe that every patient should have the same recommendation. My job is to provide options to my patients to help them make informed decisions."

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • U Nacional de La Plata
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarez's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarez to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Alvarez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

One word: Hubris. Had been attending regular check ups with Dr Alvarez, concerned about a rash that had developed around my midsection. He brushed it off as a skin condition (i.e. eczema) when, upon further consultation with another Doctor, it was confirmed to be cancer. At this point it was too...more
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