Dr. Milton Alvis, jr

Preventive Medicine
San Antonio, TX
40 years experience male

Locations

Milton E. Alvis, Jr., M.D., P.A.

San Antonio, TX

Address

8627 Cinnamon Creek Drive, San Antonio, TX, United States
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue cross blue shield

United healthcare

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Specialist: Preventive, Non-Invasive & Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine, insight focused therapeutic medicine & Senior FAA Medical Examiner. Extensive mechanical & electrical engineering design & troubleshooting background. Former USAF pilot instructor in supersonic jet aircraft (awarded for outstanding performance & promoted to special assistant to the Wing Commander), worked part-time last 3.5 years of Medical School to avoid debt; yet still graduated in the top of medical school class. Elected president of the Tulane Resident's Association, 1984-5. Recruited for the position of Chief Resident, Tulane & subspeciality fellowships (nephrology, cardiology & pulmonary diseases) during Internal Medicine residency. I focus on helping clients understand, protect & restore health.

Specialties
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Preventive Medicine

Aerospace Medicine

Cardiology

Integrative Medicine

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Texas

Doctor Q&A

4.0K Answers
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Prob.No! PA added to: many products to adjust pH (acid/base balance) of the water solution; to be less basic. Neutral water = pH 7.0; meaning one in every 10 million water ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Zyprexa, like nearly: ALL Rx medications are single molecules, FDA approved (based on human trials) as reasonable to be marketed for specific FDA "Indication(s)". How any g ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Most=never detected: and heal without recognition/treatment. No symptoms unless large enough, block enough vein flow or break free & move from origin along with blood ... Read More
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Well, I can usually go through a physician's answers in an hour or so but Dr. Alvis takes education to a whole new level. Each answer references further material where in depth knowledge of the prese...Read More
Nov 20, 2015
I enjoy and learn from Dr. Alvis' answers. He is thorough, exact, in what he has to offer both patients and colleagues alike, as both immediate, and relevant! Excellent bedside manner. And we are luck...Read More
May 15, 2013
Dr Alvis clearly is very knowledgable about preventive medicine & medicine in general. He provides an excellent public service on HealthTap. I recommend Dr. Alvis.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

Charity Hospital & Medical Center of Louisiana at NO

Residency

Tulane Medical Center

Residency

Veterans Administration Hospital, NO Louisiana

Residency

Touro Infirmary, Tulane Affiliated Hospital

Awards

Vitals.com: Companionate Physician & Top 3% Physicians by National Patient Rating's Awards
RateMs.com: Best Rated Cardiologists, San Antonio, TX

Affiliations

Christus Santa Rosa Hospital, Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
Southwest Texas Methodist Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, San Antonio, TX
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