Orlando Alvarez , MD FAAO


Phone: (434) 799-3232
(434) 792-5125

Dr. Alvarez has been with Dominion Eye Center since 1998 specializing in comprehensive ophthalmology including cataract surgery glaucoma lid surgery diabetes and laser surgery.  Originally from Cuba Dr. Alvarez graduated from Louisiana State University Medical School in 1987 and completed an internship at Ochsner Medical Foundation Hospital in Louisiana. Dr. Alvarez completed his residency at Texas Tech University in 1991 and then began his ophthalmology career as a Staff Ophthalmologist for the United States Air Force. Outside of the clinic he is an avid golfer and also enjoys painting and gardening. He has served patients from Central and South America as part of a medical mission team performing cataract surgery. Dr. Alvarez loves spending time with his wife Olga along with their 2 daughters and 3 grandchildren.

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