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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joyce Alves is Good. Dr. Alves has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3076923076923 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.1
  • Currently 3.0909090909091 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2307692307692 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.0769230769231 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.9
  • Currently 2.9230769230769 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.9230769230769 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joyce Alves, DO is board certified in Family Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Alves graduated from University of New England, Biddeford. She has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2013 - 2016)


Dr. Alves has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Kent County Hospital 
  • Women and Infants Hospital of RI 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joyce Alves DO is a female Family Practitioner, has 20 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Joyce Alves practice?
Dr. Joyce Alves has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joyce Alves practices Family Medicine near Riverside, RI.
Additional practice locations include: East Providence, RI.
See Riverside Primary Care Doctors.