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Dr. Ronald Alvarez, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
2.6 (39)
Map Pin Small Cumming, GA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ronald Alvarez, MD

Dr. Ronald Alvarez, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Cumming, GA. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and is affiliated with Northside Hospital Forsyth. Dr. Alvarez, completed a residency at Temple University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Alvarez an average 2.6 star rating.

Dr. Alvarez works at Practice in Cumming, GA with other offices in Marietta, GA, Newnan, GA and Alpharetta, GA. They are accepting new patients and accept 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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Dr. Alvarez's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1100 Northside Forsyth Dr Ste 490, Cumming, GA 30041 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (678) 746-5920
  2. 2
    Office
    1121 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste 420, Marietta, GA 30068 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 740-1860
  3. 3
    Enti Surgery Center LLC
    1595 HIGHWAY 34 E, Newnan, GA 30265 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (678) 206-2202
  4. 4
    Office
    2365 Old Milton Pkwy Ste 300, Alpharetta, GA 30009 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 740-1860

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  • Northside Hospital Forsyth

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Balloon Sinuplasty
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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
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Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
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Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Screening
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Thyroidectomy
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Tonsillectomy
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    2.6
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    Based on 39 ratings
    Patient Ratings (39)
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    About Dr. Ronald Alvarez, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1487734414
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Temple University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Temple University
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    39 patients have reviewed Dr. Alvarez. The overall rating for this provider is 2.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Alvarez.

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