Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center is a 306-bed acute care hospital offering advanced, specialized healthcare services to the San Diego community. Our vision is to provide our community with a unique hospital that blends outstanding medical care and leading-edge technology with highly personalized service.
Alvarado Hospital’s programs and services include the well-known Advanced Spine Institute & Minimally Invasive Spine Center, the San Diego Rehabilitation Institute and the Alvarado Surgical Weight-Loss Program. The hospital has one of the first hospital-based sexual medicine programs in the U.S. Our fast and efficient emergency department posts our current approximate average wait times. Other programs include cardiac services, endoscopy/GI, neuroscience, orthopedics, oncology, pain management, rehabilitation, general surgical services, skull-base surgery, sleep center and vascular services, among others.
A staff of more than 900 registered nurses, technicians and support staff work alongside our more than 400 physicians providing our patients with quality healthcare in a compassionate and personalized environment.
Serving San Diego since 1972, we are conveniently located adjacent to San Diego State University. We also our proud of our more than 400 active volunteers.