Dr. Sergio Alvarado, MD

Dr. Sergio Alvarado, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Sergio Alvarado, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2000 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

3903 Wiseman Blvd Ste 311

San Antonio, TX 78251

Contact Information

(210) 615-1901

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Alvarado'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.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Tx Med School San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarado has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarado's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarado to family and friends
46 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Alvarado's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (18)

I have been a patient of Dr. Alvarado for going on three years now. He is outstanding in many respects. His skill, knowledge, and abilities are second to none. He has always been very attentive, concerned, and works very hard to put together an excellent care plan. Very recently, I had a tragic...more
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Great doctor and staff. Easy to get in with a referral. Ist lumbar epidural already working on the first day. Thanks very much!
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I called to set an appointment and they said they would call me back. I'm in so much pain an I wanted to see a doctor as soon as possible . No one ever return my call!!
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Dr. Sergio Alvarado and his staff entire staff, from the receptionists to his very caring Assistant Ms. Roy, are some of the most genuine and highly trained people you'll find in this area of practice. In fact, Dr. Alvarado was referred by one of the best Interventional Radiologists in San Antonio....more
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Surprised seeing so many great reviews. I felt the doctor was rushed seeing me and that in itself was ok, but when I saw Medicare was billed $900+ for this visit...the other 2 specialists I recently saw spent much more time with me and charged 1/3 the amount. Then the procedure of the injection...more
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