Dr. Luis Alvarez MD Patient Reviews

  • Gastroenterology New Iberia, LA

Overall Rating

3.3
  • 49 patient ratings
  • 6 comments

Last 12 months:

3.1 (-0.2)

49 Patient Reviews

  • Excellent
    39%
  • Great
    14%
  • Good
    6%
  • Poor
    14%
  • Bad
    27%
  • Friendly Staff
  • Promptness
  • Wait Time 30 minutes
  • Appropriate Followup
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Bedside Manner
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Easy Appointments

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5.0 of 5
February 9th, 2016
COULD'NT HAVE BEEN BETTER
Wait time
45 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
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2.0 of 5
October 24th, 2015
Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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My lil nurse was the only one who understood my struggle. I had endo and colonoscopy the same day...I wake up in more pain than I ever felt in 18 hours of labor and they tried to rush me out the door...I ended up in the bathroom throwing up a Lil blood, which never occurred. I believe I just may have had a difficult case they had to work on my esophagus and remove whatever tumors were visible. It's a couple years later. I'm needing hernia surgery and I'm fearful. I'm scared of the lack of compassion and the rushed feeling. Oh...they gave nothing...nothing for pain after being in my intestine stretching my esophagus and burning away strictures in my esophagus and removing stuff from the other end...it's an outpatient procedure, but for people having 2 different procedures at the same time...I will tell you never again. I cried like a baby 3 days in pain.
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1.0 of 5
April 11th, 2012
He's fired.
Wait time
45.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
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Appropriate Follow-up
He may be a good doctor. He is over booked, to long waiting times. Get the sense that you are on an assemble line. Uses his P.A. for to much and first comes in to see you if you complain about the waiting time. His P.A. does not come across as friendly, more snobbish.Last appt. sat and waited for 30 got tired of waiting and left. They called me on cellphone 50min after appt. time, told them I had left and that Dr. Alvarez was fired.
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1.0 of 5
August 17th, 2011
I will not recommend him to anyone!
Wait time
60.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Patients
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1.0 of 5
July 7th, 2011
NOT HAPPY
Wait time
25.0 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Patients
Appropriate Follow-up
I HAVE BEEN SEEING HIM FOR A YEAR, I HAVE CHRONIC GASTRITIS,ESOPHAGUS RINGS AND A HIATAL HERNIA. I DONT GET TO SPEAK TO HIM BUT 5 MINUTES. A SECOND BEFORE THE SCOPES WERE DONE. I AM TERRIBLY ILL, AFTER THE SCOPE I HAVE TO WAIT 2 WEEKS TO SEE HIM AGAIN. IN THE MEAN TIME NO MEDS R ANYTHING! DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO!
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2.3 of 5
April 1st, 2010
He might be an exceptional doctor but I NEED to ask questions and tell him of my concerns. I don't want to feel as if I'm just number 20 or so in his day.
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4.0 of 5
August 29th, 2017
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5.0 of 5
July 27th, 2017
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5.0 of 5
June 28th, 2017
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2.0 of 5
June 12th, 2017
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3.0 of 5
May 19th, 2017
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