Dr. Miguel F Alvelo-Rivera MD Surgeon
Dr. Miguel Alvelo-Rivera is a surgeon in Detroit, Michigan. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Detroit Receiving Hospital/University Health Center and Harper University Hospital/Hutzel Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 31 doctors at Detroit Receiving Hospital/University Health Center and one of 31 at Harper University Hospital/Hutzel Women's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: General Surgery
Education & Medical Training
University of Puerto Rico
Residency, General Surgery, 1992 - 1997
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2000 - 2002
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Class of 1992
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
MI State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for resectable non-small-cell lung cancer.
Gray, J., Sommers, E., Alvelo-Rivera, M., Robinson, L., Bepler, G.
Minimally invasive surgical treatment of sigmoidal esophagus in achalasia.
Schuchert, M. J., Luketich, J. D., Landreneau, R. J., Kilic, A., Wang, Y., Alvelo-Rivera, M., Christie, N. A., Gilbert, S., Pennathur, A.
Revisional surgery after esophagectomy: an analysis of 43 patients.
Kent, M. S., Luketich, J. D., Tsai, W., Churilla, P., Federle, M., Landreneau, R., Alvelo-Rivera, M., Schuchert, M.
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