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Dr. Anita Alvarez-Cruz, MD

Family Medicine
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Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Anita Alvarez-Cruz, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Houston, TX. 

Dr. Alvarez-Cruz works at Memorial Hermann North West Wnd in Houston, TX with other offices in Katy, TX. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital
    1635 North Loop W, Houston, TX 77008 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 867-3350
  2. 2
    Westheimer
    20811 Westheimer Pkwy Ste A, Katy, TX 77450 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 965-6444
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 2:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 6:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 4:00pm

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  • Houston Methodist West Hospital

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    Jan 04, 2022
    Kind, caring, and determined doctor, sees my whole family. She is in high-demand, but gets things done
    — Jan 04, 2022
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    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1235297409
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