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Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OB/GYN), Oncology Specialist (cancer)
29 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ronald Alvarez is Excellent. Dr. Alvarez has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ronald Alvarez, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 29 areas:
  • Abdominal Cavity Cancer (Peritoneal Neoplasm)
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Ascites
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Cervical Tumor (Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  • Clinical Research
  • Colposcopy
  • Epidemiology
  • Female Genital Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hysterectomy (Uterus)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Menopause
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
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Education & Awards

Dr. Alvarez graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 13 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cervical Tumor (Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia or CIN)
Gene Therapy
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Ovarian Cancer (Ovarian Neoplasm)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Uterine Cancer (Uterine Cervical Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012)


Dr. Alvarez has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Brookwood Medical Center 
  • Uab Medical West 

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Additional Information
Dr. Ronald D Alvarez MD is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.
Where does Dr. Ronald D. Alvarez practice?
Dr. Ronald Alvarez has 1 office location.
Dr. Ronald Alvarez practices Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Obstetricians & Gynecologists and Birmingham Oncologists.