Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD

Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Ruben Alvero, MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility, fertility medicine, and more.Read his story

90 Plain St

Providence, RI 02903

Contact Information

(401) 441-5336

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Dr. Alvero's Experience

Dr. Alvero's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Board certified in Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Alvero's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alvero "A graduate of Harvard University, Dr. Ruben Alvero received his medical degree from the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington DC, and a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Alvero enjoyed a 27-year career with the U.S. Army. Prior to joining Women & Infants Hospital, Dr. Alvero was the division director for reproductive endocrinology and infertility and vice chairman for education in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, where he was also a professor of obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Alvero was a founding member of the University of Colorado's Center for Surgical Innovation and served on its board of directors. Dr. Alvero also sees patients through Women & Infants' Menopause Program."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alvero "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, he has the opportunity to participate in research that helps to improve the care of his patients. In Dr. Alvero's world, no one day is the same. He likes seeing a variety of patients as well as helping couples that may have lost hope find a solution to their difficulties.

Dr. Alvero treats every patient with individualized care, understanding that there isn't a one-size-fits-all approach to a patient's challenges. Dr. Alvero appreciates working with a dedicated team of nurses, embryologists, doctors and administrative staff whose mission is to help patients achieve their goals.

When working with patients, Dr. Alvero tries to use the least aggressive, least invasive and least expensive approach to care first and tries to reserve complex regimens for those who fail to have success with simpler methods."

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5  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

18  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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.


  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed) Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed) Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • National Institutes Of Health (Nih)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvero's Reviews

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10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Dr. Alvero's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Great doctor! Cares about his patients and takes time to explain things so I can understand them.
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