See All Nephrologists in San Antonio, TX
Dr. Tahira Alves, MD Icon-share Share Profile
icon-circle-check
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!
Super Profile

Dr. Tahira Alves, MD

Nephrology*
4.4 (7)
Map Pin Small San Antonio, TX
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Tahira Alves, MD

Dr. Tahira Alves, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in San Antonio, TX. Dr. Alves, completed a fellowship at Vanderbilt University. Patients rated Dr. Alves an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Alves works at Practice in San Antonio, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia, Hyperkalemia and End-Stage Renal Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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.

FindCare Super Profile Designation
Super Profile
5/5
Customize your search with filters that provide more Super Profile results near you
User Ratings (of at least 4.0)
Insurance Accepted
Headshot Available
Accepting New Patients
Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Alves' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Titan Health Services LLC
    10010 Rogers Xing Ste 210, San Antonio, TX 78251 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 549-3524
  2. 2
    San Antonio Kidney Disease Center Physicians Group P.l.l.c.
    9846 Westover Hills Blvd # 101, San Antonio, TX 78251 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 549-3524
  3. 3
    Roadrunner Dialysis
    5010 Wiseman Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78251 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 520-0341
  4. 4
    San Antonio Kidney Disease Center Physicians Group P.l.l.c.
    2391 NE Loop 410 Ste 405, San Antonio, TX 78217 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 654-7326

Experience & Treatment Frequency

NEW FEATURE

What is treatment frequency?

Our treatment frequency feature helps you understand howoften a provider performs or treats a specificprocedure/condition compared to other doctors. Providersrank in one of four frequency categories:

Very HighFrequency
HighFrequency
NormalFrequency
May Perform

Specific procedures/conditions that don’t haveenough data are indicated with “May Perform”. We encourageyou to contact the provider with questions about theirexperience.

Search for conditions or procedures.
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hyperkalemia
End-Stage Renal Disease

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hyperkalemia
End-Stage Renal Disease
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Hyperparathyroidism
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Acidosis
  • View other providers who treat Acidosis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Gout
  • View other providers who treat Gout
Hypercalcemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Kidney Stones
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Amyloidosis
Anemia
  • View other providers who treat Anemia
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Glomerulonephritis
Hydronephrosis
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrotic Syndrome
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Systemic Vasculitis
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Biopsy
  • View other providers who treat Biopsy
Dialysis
  • View other providers who treat Dialysis
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Renal Scan
Check your insurance
    Close Icon
    Please double-check when making an appointment.

    View All Accepted Carriers

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare

    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Ratings & Reviews
    Reviews are displayed in date order and collected from patients who have agreed to reporting accurate and fair reviews. Providers with no reviews may have a new FindCare profile, or no submitted reviews on FindCare yet.

    Learn more about how FindCare's ratings and reviews work

    4.4
    Average provider rating
    Based on 7 ratings
    Patient Ratings (7)
    5 Star
    (6)
    4 Star
    (0)
    3 Star
    (0)
    2 Star
    (0)
    1 Star
    (1)
    Leave a review

    How was your appointment with Dr. Alves?

    Read more reviews on Healthgrades
    Photo: Dr. Tahira Alves, MD
    How would you rate your experience with Dr. Tahira Alves, MD?
    • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alves to family and friends

    Dr. Alves' Office & Staff

    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Experience with Dr. Alves

    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
    • Hpends appropriate amount of time with patients

    Tell Us About Yourself

    • Your gender:
    • Your age group:
    • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

    Finish Here

    • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
      Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
    Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Tahira Alves, MD.

    About Dr. Tahira Alves, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1003913617
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
    Internship
    Undergraduate School
    • Williams College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Nephrology
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Tahira Alves, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Alves is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Alves has seen patients for Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia, Hyperkalemia and End-Stage Renal Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Alves on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Alves. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Alves.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Alves, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Alves appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

    Telehealth Options
    This provider has not specified a telehealth appointment method. Would you still like to make an appointment with Dr. Alves, or would you like to choose another provider and have an online appointment right now?
    Find provider online now
    Call now to make an appointment
    (210) 549-3524

    Are you Dr. Tahira Alves, MD?

    Claim your profile through Healthgrades to keep it updated and reach more patients.

    It’s free and only takes a minute.

    CLAIM MY PROFILE

    Search

    Primary Care
    Close Icon