Dr. Alvaro J Alencar, MD - Reviews

Hematology & Oncology Coral Gables, FL

About Dr. Alvaro J Alencar MD

Dr. Alvaro J Alencar, MD is a doctor primarily located in Miami, FL. They have 16 years of experience. Their specialties include Medical Oncology.

Dr. Alencar has received 3 awards.

Location

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5555 Ponce de Leon Blvd Fl 4
Coral Gables , FL 33146

Specialties

Dr. Alvaro J Alencar has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Medical Oncology
Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Alvaro J Alencar has the following 15 expertise

  • Chemotherapy
  • Lymphoma
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Anemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Blood Cancer
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Myeloma
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Interventional Oncology

Awards

3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Education

16 Years Experience

HEMATOLOGY; MEDICAL ONCOLOGY; INTERNAL MEDICINE

Graduated in 2003

Jackson Health System

Residency

Dr. Alvaro J Alencar Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
    • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • BCBS Florida myBlue
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Carelink HMO
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Alvaro J Alencar

Dr. Alencar works in Miami, FL and 6 other locations and specializes in Medical Oncology. Dr. Alencar is affiliated with Jackson Memorial Hospital and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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