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Dr. Luz Alvarez, MD

Psychiatry*
4.2 (6)
Map Pin Small Hempstead, NY
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Luz Alvarez, MD

Dr. Luz Alvarez, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Hempstead, NY. They specialize in Psychiatry, has 40 years of experience. They graduated from Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina. Patients rated Dr. Alvarez an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Alvarez works at Practice in Hempstead, NY with other offices in Garden City, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana 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. Alvarez's Office Locations

  1. 1
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    175 Fulton Ave Ste 306, Hempstead, NY 11550 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 742-7878
  2. 2
    Luz M Alvarez MD PC
    520 Franklin Ave Ste L1, Garden City, NY 11530 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 742-7878

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    Specialties*
    • Psychiatry

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    • 40 years of experience
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    • 1750319869
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    • Universidad Central del Este Escuela de Medicina
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