Dr. Tahira Alves, MD

Dr. Tahira Alves, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Tahira Alves, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2001 and specializes in nephrology.

8042 Wurzbach Rd Ste 500

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 692-7228

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Alkalosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypokalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Alves'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alves does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

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4  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

  • Williams College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Harvard University Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alves has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alves' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alves to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Alves' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

She's just amazing. Very friendly and informative. She's very thourough in her examination and most importantly she wants you to be healthy. Very caring too!
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