Physician Detail

Alvaro Menendez, MD


Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

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

Areas of Interest

Breast Oncology, Integrated Medicine and Nutrition

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcaremedicalgroup.org/AlvaroMenendez

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/cancer

Phone

860.972.4183

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English
French
Spanish


Office Locations



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.


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


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Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, 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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