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Dr. Gustavo Alva, MD

Psychiatry*
2.8 (34)
Map Pin Small Costa Mesa, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Gustavo Alva, MD

Dr. Gustavo Alva, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Costa Mesa, CA. They graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine. Dr. Alva, completed a residency at University CA Irvine Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Alva an average 2.8 star rating.

Dr. Alva works at Gustavo Alva, M.D., A Professional Corp. in Costa Mesa, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia and Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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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Dr. Alva's Office Locations

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    Gustavo Alva, M.D., A Professional Corp.
    3151 Airway Ave Ste T3, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (833) 487-2582
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00

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Schizophrenia
Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
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Anxiety
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Dementia
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Drug and Alcohol Dependence
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Major Depressive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
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Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Adjustment Disorder
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Asperger's Syndrome
Autism
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Binge Eating Disorder
Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Borderline Personality Disorder
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Combination Drug Dependence
Conduct and Other Emotional Adolescent Disorders
Conduct Disorder
Conversion Disorder
Delusional Disorder
Developmental and Learning Disorders
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Marijuana Addiction
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Nightmare Disorder
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Panic Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Postpartum Depression
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Sexual Desire Disorders
Somatoform Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Tobacco Use Disorder
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Behavior Modification
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Medication Management
Memory Evaluation
Peripheral NeuropathyTesting
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Psychological Testing
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
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    2.8
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    About Dr. Gustavo Alva, MD

    Specialties*
    • Psychiatry

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1417030222
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Distinguished Fellow Of The American Psychiatric Association
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University CA Irvine Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Psychiatry
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Gustavo Alva, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Alva is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Alva has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Alva works at Gustavo Alva, M.D., A Professional Corp. in Costa Mesa, CA. View the full address on Dr. Alva’s profile.

    Dr. Alva has seen patients for Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia and Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Alva on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    34 patients have reviewed Dr. Alva. The overall rating for this provider is 2.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Alva.

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