Physician Detail

Alvaro Menendez, MD

4.9 /5
117 surveys

Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Medical Oncology < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Eligible < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Breast Cancer, Cancer Prevention, High Risk Patients

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/AlvaroMenendez

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/cancer

Phone

860.972.4183

Menendez, Alvaro, MD

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English
French
Spanish


Office Locations


  • Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 125
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.696.0090
    Fax: 860.696.0095

  • Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute - Hartford, Medical Oncology

    The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital is one of the largest of its kind in the Northeast United States. It houses not only many talented and experienced medical specialists and support personnel, but the latest in technologic equipment to provide cutting edge, state-of-the-art care. More than 50,000 patient visits are made annually to this Center.

    85 Retreat Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.249.6291
    Fax: 860.728.0151

  • Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Windham Hospital - Willimantic, Oncology, Infusion Services

    5 Founders Street
    Suite 200
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    Windham Hospital Family Health Center
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    Phone: 860.456.5330


Bio

Dr. Alvaro Menendez is a hematologist and medical oncologist seeing patients at the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Centers at Hartford and Windham hospitals.

Board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, he is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and American Society of Hematology. His areas of interest include breast oncology, integrative medicine and disparities and minority oncology. He has conducted research into the benefits of massage to combat cancer pain, hypogonadism after chemotherapy and the use of complementary and alternative medicine with conventional oncology treatment.

Dr. Menendez, who is fluent in Spanish and French, is a graduate of Universidad Dr. Jose Matias Delgado in El Salvador, and completed his internship and residency through Brown University at Roger Williams Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Indiana University School of Medicine.

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Education

Medical School

  • Delgado University MD

Internship

  • Roger Williams Medical Center
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Residency

  • Roger Williams Medical Center
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Fellowship

  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Professional Organizations

American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
American Society of Hematology, Member


Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.


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