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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
18 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(16)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera is Excellent. Dr. Alvelo-Rivera has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.5
  • Currently 2.5454545454545 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.2727272727273 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera, FACS, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lung Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Alvelo-Rivera graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Thoracic surgery faculty of the year university of pittsburgh medical center
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Alvelo-Rivera has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Henry Ford Hospital 
  • Harper University Hospital 

Languages

  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera practice?
Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera has 5 office locations.
Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near West Bloomfield, MI.
Additional practice locations include: Detroit, MI and Tampa, FL.
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