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Joseph Alvarez, MD

Dr. Alvarez is an urologist in the Elizabeth City area. He is affiliated with Sentara Albemarle Medical Center and The Outer Banks Hospital.
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Dr. Alvarez saw more enlarged prostate patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more prostatitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urinary incontinence patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urinary tract infection (UTI) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more erectile dysfunction (ED) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urinary urgency patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urinary retention patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more prostate cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urinary urge incontinence patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more kidney stones patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more kidney cyst patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more low testosterone (low T) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more urethral stricture patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more hormonal imbalance patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more stress incontinence patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more phimosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more hydrocele patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more bladder cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Hampton Roads area. Learn more.
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Dr. Alvarez saw more interstitial cystitis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more cystitis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw inguinal hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Hampton Roads area. Learn more.
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Dr. Alvarez saw vaginal prolapse patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Hampton Roads area. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more epididymitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw genital warts patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Hampton Roads area. Learn more.
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Dr. Alvarez saw more birth defects patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw more congenital disorders patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Hampton Roads area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Alvarez saw hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Hampton Roads area. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Alvarez sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
400 S Road St
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
208 miles away
  • Spanish
Office
5200 N Croatan Hwy
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
232 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1984
  • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Program
    RESIDENCY

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Urology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Alvarez is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Sentara Albemarle Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • The Outer Banks Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Health Net
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Optima Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield