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Dr. Richard Glen Alvarez MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Richard Alvarez has 4 office locations.
Glenwood
Southern Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Center
725 Glenwood Dr
Ste E884
Chattanooga, TN 37404

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(14)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Alvarez is Good. Dr. Alvarez has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.2
  • Currently 2.1538461538462 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.375 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.9
  • Currently 2.9230769230769 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
  • Currently 3.1538461538462 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.8
  • Currently 2.8461538461538 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.9
  • Currently 2.9166666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.7
  • Currently 2.7272727272727 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Alvarez, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Alvarez graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Alvarez has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hospital 
  • Cartersville Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Alvarez accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Health One Alliance - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 5 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 3 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans


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Where does Dr. Richard G. Alvarez practice?
Dr. Richard Alvarez practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Chattanooga, TN.
See Chattanooga Surgeons.