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

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Patient Reviews

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 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 3.6

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 21 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.