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About Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta MD
Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlotte, NC, with another office in Charlotte, NC. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and General Practice. Dr. Abaqueta is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta has 2 locations
8401 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 365
Charlotte, NC 28262
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Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta has the following 2 specialties
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
- General Practice
A general practitioner is similar to a family practitioner in that they treat patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. These doctors treat everyday ailments, some acute and chronic diseases, and also provid health checkups, physicals, inoculations and preventative care.
General practitioners differ from family practitioners because they are not required to complete an additional residency in family medicine after completing their medical school residency. Like family practitioners, general practitioners will also provide referrals to patients who are in need of a specialist.
Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta has the following 9 expertise
- Weight Loss
- Weight Loss (non-surgical)
- Sports Medicine
- Family Planning
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta - Posted on October 13th, 2017
GOES ABOVE AND BEYOND
Self-verified patient of Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta - Posted on December 26th, 2015
I love him ! He is straight forward and real. Doesn't sugar coat anything he is careful but honest and listen to your needs and provides you with the best solution possible. I am changing insurance next year but I am willing to pay whatever to continue seeing him ! Regardless if he is not in my network because it is hard to find a doctor LIKE HIM ! He is ABSOULETLY THE BEST !
Great Family/General Physician
Self-verified patient of Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta - Posted on December 23rd, 2015
Stay clear of this supposed medical "professional" Patient Awards? Hilarious.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta - Posted on August 2nd, 2014
Self-verified patient of Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta - Posted on September 19th, 2013
dr abaqueta is very approachable, and easy to talk to, and being at ease and if needed, i always receive a f/u call & the dr's do not have time to babysit anyone & i would suggest writing down your symptons, and not taking all day to speak with the dr to go over your ailments-other patients are waiting to see the dr and i have been a patient since 1980 and very satisfied.
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014, 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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013, 2018)
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 (2014, 2017, 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.
Dr. Abaqueta is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
26 Years Experience
Fatima Jinnah Medical College For Women
Graduated in 1992
Cook County Hospital
Dr. Alvin Y Abaqueta Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
BCBS North Carolina
- BCBS NC BlueOptions
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Humana North Carolina PPOx
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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