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Dr. Alvaro Hernandez, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alvaro Hernandez is Excellent. Dr. Hernandez has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alvaro Hernandez, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Arm Fracture (Humeral Fractures)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome)
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hernandez graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2015)


Dr. Hernandez has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Sierra Medical Center 
  • Providence Memorial Hospital 
  • Sierra Providence East Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Alvaro A Hernandez MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Alvaro A. Hernandez practice?
Dr. Alvaro Hernandez has 2 office locations.
Dr. Alvaro Hernandez practices Orthopaedic Surgery near El Paso, TX.
See El Paso Orthopedic Surgeons.