Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & InfertilityMaleAge 63

Dr. Alvero
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital At

1195 W FREMONT AVE Sunnyvale, CA 94087

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(650) 498-7911

Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD is a Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Specialist in Sunnyvale, CA. He is affiliated with Women and Infants Hospital Of Rhode Island. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alvero to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Alvero's conditions and procedures:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Fallopian Tube Disorders
  • Female Infertility
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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(650) 498-7911

Dr. Alvero accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage

Dr. Alvero's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alvero

4.7

Based on 12 ratings

5 Stars
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(11)
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1 Star
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (11)
  • Explained conditions well (11)
  • Listened & answered questions (11)
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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Wonderful doctor. Without too many details, Dr Alvro completed a uterine surgery that was life changing for me. Every step of the way he took the time to ansewer all my questions with kindness and patience. I have gone on to have two babies. My husband and I are so grateful to Dr Alvro and will always be!!!
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Caitie in CO – Feb 03, 2019
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Very knowledgeable! Dr. Alvero always took his time to throughly exactly explain things and to make sure we were comfortable with our plan. Never once did I feel rushed, unimportant or helpless (as I have other places). Dr. Alvero not only gave us hope, but helped us have our miracle baby.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sherri in Warwick , RI – Sep 22, 2018
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Great doctor! Cares about his patients and takes time to explain things so I can understand them.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Alvero was drawn to reproductive endocrinology and infertility because he wants to help his patients achieve their dreams of having a family. In addition,...Read more

Biography

A graduate of Harvard University, Dr. Ruben Alvero received his medical degree from the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University...Read more

Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Fertility Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Reproductive Medicine

Education

1995
National Institutes of Health-Clinical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Walter Reed Army Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1987
Walter Reed Army Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
Harvard University
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Alvero has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Alvero's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Alvero frequently treats Female Infertility, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, and Atrophic Vaginitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Alvero treats.

Where is Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD's office located?

Dr. Alvero's office is located at 1195 W FREMONT AVE, Sunnyvale, CA 94087. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD speak?

Dr. Alvero speaks Spanish, German, and English. View profile to see all.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD?

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Locations

Practice

Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital At1195 W FREMONT AVE Sunnyvale, CA 94087
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Wih Professional Billing101 Dudley St Providence, RI 02905
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Women and Infants Hospital Of Rhode Island

Providence, RI

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average