Dr. Sonia Alvarez, MD

Dr. Sonia Alvarez, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(5)
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Dr. Sonia Alvarez, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

1068 Cresthaven Rd Ste 500

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 866-8525

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Burn Injuries
very high
more than 97% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 7% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 6% of peers

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
15

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alvarez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alvarez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alvarez to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Alvarez's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Arkansas |
Dr Alverez and her staff have taken exceptional care of me throughout my Breast Cancer "journey". I had a double mastectomy and have just finished my last minor reconstructive surgery and I couldn't have asked for a more caring, or more skilled surgeon in Dr Alverez. Truly world class!
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in Germantown, TN |
I saw Dr Alvarez for the first time this past week. I was very impressed by her during our initial consultation and even more so, during & after my surgery. If I ever need additional surgery, she will be the only DR I will use.
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in Memphis, TN |
I have been seeing her on and off for three years and believe me I wasnt the easiest case, I had some major problems. But not once did she give up on me . She is the most loving and caring doctor I have ever met. She makes sure you are taken care of to the fullest of her ability. Even when she...more
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Dr. Alvarez accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alvarez has admitting privileges

Regional One Health
877 Jefferson Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
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Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
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