License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jeffrey Alpern is Below Average. Dr. Alpern has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 1.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
Promptness 2.1
Courteous Staff 2.6
Accurate Diagnosis 1.7
Bedside Manner 1.7
Spends Time with Me 1.7
Follows Up After Visit 1.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Heart Transplantation

Education & Awards

Dr. Alpern graduated from University of North Texas, Fort Worth.


Dr. Alpern has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Scottsdale Healthcare-Shea 
  • Banner Heart Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • French
  • Hindi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Jeffrey Barton Alpern DO and MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Jeffrey B. Alpern practice?
Dr. Jeffrey Alpern has 8 office locations.
Dr. Jeffrey Alpern practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Phoenix, AZ.
Additional practice locations include: Chandler, AZ and Show Low, AZ.
See Phoenix Cardiothoracic Surgeons.