Please NOTE: The current community level is low. Masks are optional but may be required at your provider’s office. Please call your provider’s office prior to your visit to confirm their mask policy.

NEW Lab Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 6:30am-5:00pm, closed Saturday and Sunday. Lab wait times, please CLICK HERE.

UPDATE: You can now schedule an appointment for lab work. To book an appointment, please CLICK HERE.

Susan M. Alvarez, APRN-C, DNP

Office of Dr. Pooja Patel
1961 Buford Blvd, Suite A
Tallahassee, FL 32308


Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 7:30am-4:30pm

Currently accepting new patients


Bachelor of Science in Nursing – University of Florida- Gainesville, FL
Doctorate of Nursing Practice- University of Florida- Gainesville, FL

Board Certification

Board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Professional Memberships/Associations

American Nurses Association

About Me

In my spare time, I love to play competitive tennis and ride my bike (commuter/trails). I also enjoy spending time with my friends and family.

Office Gallery

Female APRN-C 1961 Buford Blvd, Suite A

Patient Contact

If you are a current patient that would like to schedule an appointment or have a health question/concern, please send a message through the Patient Portal or contact Dr. Patel’s office directly.

If you are interested in becoming a new patient, please fill out the form below, and a staff member from Dr. Patel’s office will be in contact with you.

New Patient Registration Form

*For completion after speaking with Dr. Patel’s office.* If you are a new patient, please click here to complete the new patient registration form.

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