Dr. Alpert received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin. After obtaining his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, he completed an internship and residency in pediatrics at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio. He has done postdoctoral fellowships at both the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Brown University School of Medicine. He is board-certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He has practiced medicine for more than 20 years. Before founding Wachusett Pediatrics, he practiced at Heywood Pediatrics in Gardner from 2003 through 2011 . He enjoys hiking, camping, biking, traveling, and obsessing over the Red Sox. What he loves is being with his wife and twin boys.