Dr. Alden R. Alvarez received his medical diploma from the Higher Institute of Medical Sciences, Santa Clara, Cuba. In Cuba, he received training in General Surgery and Medicine, and has practiced both specialties. Dr. Alvarez has also completed additional medical education at the Central University of Ecuador, in Quito, Ecuador. He has been selected Physician of the Month multiple times and in different facilities throughout the Memorial Healthcare System. Dr. Alvarez speaks both English and Spanish proficiently.