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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Alvarado is Good. Dr. Alvarado has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Alvarado, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Education & Awards

Dr. Alvarado graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover.


Dr. Alvarado has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Kaiser Permanente Medical Center San Rafael 
  • San Rafael Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Giger Alvarado MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Richard G. Alvarado practice?
Dr. Richard Alvarado has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Alvarado practices Ophthalmology near San Rafael, CA.
See San Rafael Ophthalmologists.