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Alyce D Alven, OD

Optometry
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Choice POS II
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Option
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Access Select
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - QPOS
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Select SM
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Accepts New Patients
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Accepts New Patients
Healthscope - DART ACO
Accepts New Patients
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
Accepts New Patients
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
Accepts New Patients
Humana - ChoiceCare
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Humana Preferred
Accepts New Patients
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Accepts New Patients
Humana - National POS
Accepts New Patients
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Accepts New Patients
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Accepts New Patients
Tricare - Tricare Select
Accepts New Patients
TriWest - VA-PCCC
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Education: OD, University of Houston College of Optometry - Ce Office (2016)
Reviews(213)
Overall: 4.8*
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May 30, 2020
she was so sweet and great listener.
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May 30, 2020
Love how Dr Alvin explained everything and worked.
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May 29, 2020
taken care of quickly
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May 29, 2020
reception, nurse and all staff were exceptional! as well as Dr Allven too!!
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May 28, 2020
It was a good experience. The staff, nurse, and doctor all made it an easy experience.
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May 20, 2020
excellent experience
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May 19, 2020
Excellent
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May 16, 2020
She is very professional and knowledgeable about a person's eyes.
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May 15, 2020
Job well done
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May 15, 2020
this was my first visit with Dr. Alven she was great, made you feel at ease and professional.
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May 14, 2020
very professional, knowledgeable
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May 14, 2020
all very good, no problems
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May 13, 2020
Friendly and professional
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May 13, 2020
very nice and pleasant
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May 12, 2020
was very good
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May 12, 2020
Dr A took time with me to explain my degrading eye sight in a kind and professional manner.
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May 12, 2020
she is a very caring and thorough Dr. she did not seem to rush through like so many do. she treated as an adult, unlike the one last year. very impressed with her.
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May 12, 2020
I was treated with kindness and Respect .
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May 4, 2020
very pleasant and knowledgeable in her field
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May 2, 2020
Absolutely wonderful
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Apr 28, 2020
the staff treated me like family
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Apr 27, 2020
The doctor and nurse gave me good care . l truly thankful for your service.
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Apr 11, 2020
Very pleased with my experience.
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Mar 29, 2020
very professional and communicative. explain everything very nicely with an awesome attitude
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Mar 22, 2020
She is very attentive, caring, and experienced. I have already recommitted her.
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Mar 19, 2020
felt comfortable
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Mar 19, 2020
MY CARE WAS VERY GREAT
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Mar 18, 2020
Dr Alven was so nice! As far as dr.'s visits go I enjoyed it!
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Mar 16, 2020
extremely satisfied for new providers
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Mar 13, 2020
good
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Mar 11, 2020
Dr Alvin was thorough and informative. answered all questions and eased my worry. thank you!!
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Mar 11, 2020
she was very kind, thorough and informative.
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Mar 10, 2020
Great experience. All the way around.
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Mar 10, 2020
very organized, thorough, and friendly. Made me comfortable to ask questions and gave me great feedback that made me comfortable with outcome.
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Mar 7, 2020
the visit was great no problems
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Mar 6, 2020
staff and dr were very good at explaining my care treatment and made me feel at ease.
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Mar 5, 2020
Great experience
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Mar 5, 2020
Everyone was so very nice and very helpful to help me with my appointment and my needs and everything else that I needed to know and do.
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Feb 21, 2020
Great
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Feb 21, 2020
Dr. Alven was friendly, courteous and professional during my visit. She answered all my questions.
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Feb 15, 2020
she was very good at what she did better than other's I have seen
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Feb 11, 2020
I liked Dr. Alven and I had an sign language interpreter because I needed it.
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Feb 6, 2020
very good
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Feb 6, 2020
Dr. Alven is extremely professional sweet and caring I will recommend her to everyone
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Feb 6, 2020
Very Polite from Start to Finish
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Feb 3, 2020
Very knowledgeable, caring, professional!
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Jan 30, 2020
very thorough
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Jan 27, 2020
The Doctor and Staff were great! I was seen quickly and efficiently. Thank You for doing a Great job!!
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Jan 26, 2020
very professional. very concerned about my problem and getting it resolved.
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Jan 25, 2020
Dr. Alven was great. She was very pleasant and professional.
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Jan 25, 2020
Staff was pleasant and patient
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Jan 24, 2020
the care & concern they provided put me at ease. they were professional and personable.
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Jan 24, 2020
very knowledgeable & caring. first time for this provider, I will definitely continue to use her. I have used this clinic for many years. and will continue.
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Jan 23, 2020
excellent job and professionalism.
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Jan 17, 2020
very good experience
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Jan 16, 2020
good
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Jan 11, 2020
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