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About Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez

Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY, with other offices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY . He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Dr. Dominguez is affiliated with NYU Lutheran Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez is Great. Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Cardiology Consultants

237 82nd St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
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Castro & Dominguez Mds

353 Fort Washington Ave Apt 1A
New York, NY 10033
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Family Physicians Health Center

5616 6th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
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Specialties

Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez has the following 3 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Cardiology

    Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
    A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
    Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Heart Block
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)

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Reviews

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One Star

Every time I go I wait for hours past my scheduled appt to see this dr. Office staff is clueless and Dr never apologizes for his tardiness and rushes me through my appt. Will need to find a new cardiologist.

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Save my life

After heart attack had three procedures with doctor.Incredible knowledgeable, STEADY HAND, just what you want on a cardiologist.Very experienced and talented.Very caring, focused on you 100%CompassionateAffiliated with best hospitals for cardiac condition in the US

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30.0 minutes
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Artful cardiac care

Dr. Dominguez exudes intelligence, skill and compassion. Very attentive, he listens closely to the patient words and responds if necessary. One feels safe under his care as he pentrates the heart. He is a remarkablly brave man.

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45.0 minutes
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Talented professional. Personalized doctor

Excellent professional. Exceptional. Added stents to my husband. Great follow up

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5.0 minutes
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Five Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Dominguez is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Universidad De La Republica

    Graduated in 1981

  • Brooklyn Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Alvaro J Dominguez accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • HealthFirst NY
    • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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