Jefferson University Hospitals
Rene' J. Alvarez, MD

Rene' J Alvarez MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Professor
Division Chief, Cardiology

Specialties

Cardiology
Heart Failure and Transplantation Cardiology

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Overview

Locations

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Pennsylvania, Medical School
  • Internship: Temple University Hospital
  • Residency: Temple University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital

Years in Practice

28

Board Certification

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases

Hospital Affiliation

  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Clover Health Plan
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • PPO Next
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

Patient Ratings

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Personal Statement

"It is all about the patient. I strive to provide the best care possible that is evidenced based and patient centered."

Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

Publications

Locations

104 Pheasant Run
Suite 128
Newtown, PA 18940
Phone: (215) 860-3344
Fax: (215) 860-3348
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925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-3976
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Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

Call 1-800-JEFFNOW