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Rakesh Vishwanath Alva
Cone Health Medical Group

Rakesh Vishwanath Alva, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Sleep Medicine,
  • Critical Care Medicine,
  • Pulmonary Medicine
Patient Rating
4.71/5 (Based on 119 Reviews)
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Rakesh V. Alva, MD, FCCP, has been with LeBauer since moving to Greensboro in 2008. He holds four medical board certifications; those are in sleep medicine, critical care medicine, pulmonary medicine and internal medicine.  

He has earned numerous awards throughout his career for both his medical expertise and his volunteer work. His research has been published in journals, books and abstracts throughout his career. He worked in South Carolina for four years before moving to Greensboro.

His hobbies include reading, running and tennis. His preferred distance is the half marathon.



Medical School

Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial


Jacobi Medical Ctr., Albert Einstein College of Med.


Montefiore Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Internal Medicine.


Provider Review Comments

November 13, 2018
Very good.
November 06, 2018
November 04, 2018
knowledgeable good care
October 28, 2018
Dr Alva took over my care from Dr de Dios and he made the transition painless for me
October 22, 2018
Everybody at the office was great and friendly.
October 21, 2018
October 16, 2018
Very good experience!
October 08, 2018
Very Good
October 06, 2018
He's excellent
October 06, 2018
The staff and the Doctor was very nice could not ask for anyone better
October 04, 2018
Provider was very caring and showed major concern for may health and well-being, was very friendly and supportive of my care and needs, I would recommend him to any of my family and friends
October 03, 2018
Dr. Alva, my care provider, was excellent in listening, converying information, all in a sincere and human manner. I could not more highly recommmend him.
October 02, 2018
Excellent experience. *Dr. Alva quickly identified the cause my disabling concerns for the past several months and recommended treatment.
September 26, 2018
September 24, 2018
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