Dr. Donald Alves

Emergency Medicine
Baltimore, MD
23 years experience male

Locations

Johns Hopkins Bayview Emergency Department

Baltimore, MD

Address

4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 12am - 12pm
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Insurances accepted

Other

MDSP-HQ, Medical Unit

Pikesville, MD

About

Bio

My background, education, and experience is in criminal justice, fire service, emergency medical services, search and rescue, and disaster response. I currently function as a Tactical Physician and serve as Medical Director; in addition to being attending Emergency Medicine faculty; husband; and dad to an exceptional daughter.

Specialties
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Emergency Medicine

Aerospace Medicine

Critical Care

Occupational Medicine

Licenses

United States: Maryland, Virginia

Doctor Q&A

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Early bleed w/o pill: The classic birth control pill comes in a package with 21 pills of one color (the ones to discourage ovulation and keeps the uterine lining thick), an ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Take self to clinic: Your first effort failed, so is either not what you think, or is more complicated than average. Have a Doctor examine it, as could be infection, tumo ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Ask Prescriber: If you have symptoms that may be caused by your medicine, before stopping or changing the dose yourself, call or see the Prescriber ans/or your Pharm ... Read More
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Mar 18, 2013
Dr Alves provides an excellent public service through HealthTap. He is clearly knowledgable about many areas in medicine. The input he provides is clear and helpful. I recommend Dr. Alves.
Nov 7, 2014
He is an emergency room expert who is knowledgeable in, Men's health, Blood donation, Education, Health education. We are privileged to have his expertise here on health tap.
I recommend you as a well know expert in your field. Dr Jakavick would recommend this Dr To all who seek their expertise.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thank you doctor!, im able to keep it under control now with Imodium. keeping most fluids down. almost replaced what i lost so the ER might not be warranted. will be ab...Read More
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Having cold sometimes hurts cold medicine feel like going into left face neck to lungs heart going underneath left boo b to left side sometimes going into stomach sharp pains i do have mild inflamma...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I am apatient i am adoctor of dermatology,and i ask if you can help me to consult you about my patients in my country have many skin lesions. Best regard

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

MORRISTOWN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Residency

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Awards

Maryland State Service Medal (for service in the Maryland Defense Force)

Affiliations

Johns hopkins hospital
American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
International Society of Police Surgeons
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