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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(5)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Alvarnas is Excellent. Dr. Alvarnas has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
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Bedside Manner 4.3
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Spends Time with Me 4.0
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Leukemia
  • Myeloid Leukemia

Education & Awards

Dr. Alvarnas graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
1985, Valedictorian, Santa Clara University
1985, Alpha Sigma Nu, National Jesuit Honor Society
1985, Phi Beta Kappa, Santa Clara University
Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Alvarnas has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Banner Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center 
  • City of Hope National Medical Center 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Clemente Alvarnas MD is a male Hematologist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Hematology.
Where does Dr. Joseph C. Alvarnas practice?
Dr. Joseph Alvarnas has 4 office locations.
Dr. Joseph Alvarnas practices Hematology near Lancaster, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Duarte, CA and Arcadia, CA.
See Lancaster Hematologists.