David Joel Alvarez DO

Clinical Assistant Professor, Family Medicine
Specialties: 
Family Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Sports medicine, shoulder injuries, knee injuries

Locations

U of M Family Medicine

Domino's Farms Lobby H Level 2
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr Ste 2300
Ann Arbor
MI
48105
Phone:
734-647-5640
Fax:
734-647-6534

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Michigan State University, 1989

Residency

  • Naval Hospital, Staff Physician, 1991

  • Naval Air Station, Surgery General, VA, 1993

  • University of Michigan Health System, Family Medicine, MI, 1995

Fellowship

  • Sports Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, 1996

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine

  • Sports Medicine

Research

Myofacial trigger points

Biography

Dr. Alvarez earned his Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy at Butler University, and his medical degree at Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, in East Lansing, Michigan. He served an internship at the Naval Hospital in San Diego, California. While he was in the United States Navy, Dr. Alvarez worked in Flight Surgery Training. He completed his residency and a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Michigan, Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Alvarez is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American College of Sports Medicine, and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. In addition to sports medicine services at MedSport, he provides Primary Care at Domino's Farms. Dr. Alvarez serves as a team physician for Eastern Michigan University. He has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine.

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