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  • This dental office is fraud They will do unwanted services.They took your money in advance .Please go somewhere else I... read more

    imran siddiqui Avatar
    imran siddiqui
    3/05/2018

    Very nice and helpful

    Kevin Reed Avatar
    Kevin Reed
    1/05/2021

    Dr. Alvi and NP, Patricia Hayden are the best in the business. They are caring, compassionate and knowledgeable. ... read more

    dani norsworthy Avatar
    dani norsworthy
    3/05/2019

    Be carefull!!,they will charge you're credit card ,which they keep on file, and take you're money without any warning or... read more

    Terry M Avatar
    Terry M
    3/05/2018

    Dr Alvi is an excellent physician. She listens and gives excellent advice. Very competent. Her office staff is great!

    Anshu Sinha Avatar
    Anshu Sinha
    3/05/2017

    Awesome, professional and extremely knowledgeable providers. Thank you.

    Anthony Johnson Sr Avatar
    Anthony Johnson Sr
    2/05/2021

    Great, thorough and very convienient!

    Dan Peoples Avatar
    Dan Peoples
    9/05/2020

    I am a patient of both Dr Azhar and Dr. Alvi. I came to Dr. Alvi initially, desperate to... read more

    Susan Larson Avatar
    Susan Larson
    3/05/2016

    Dr. Alvi is very nice and personable. She took her time and ensured that i was up to date... read more

    Arthur Fenner Avatar
    Arthur Fenner
    2/05/2021

    Dr. Alvi has been our family doctor for over 3 years now and she has been very polite in answering... read more

    Shylaja P Avatar
    Shylaja P
    9/05/2020

    she is so wonderful and kind. I am so glad she is my PCP

    Maribeth Hampton Avatar
    Maribeth Hampton
    11/05/2020

    dr alvi and dr azhar are simply put outstanding! Great service from secretaries, nurses and... read more

    ed connelly Avatar
    ed connelly
    2/05/2021

    This is one of the best primary care in Howard county. The staff is very helpful, they amaze me each... read more

    Sadiqa Ashraf Avatar
    Sadiqa Ashraf
    3/05/2021

    Effie has a warm bedside manner, gives great feedback and professional suggestions, very caring and concern about her patients.

    Shemika Owens Avatar
    Shemika Owens
    12/05/2020

    That is the best rating i can give.

    ranjit kumar Avatar
    ranjit kumar
    3/05/2018

    Always good. Dr Alvi is lovely. She is always efficient and responsive, no matter how tired or stressed... read more

    Sally Jones Avatar
    Sally Jones
    2/19/2021

    I noticed this family dental clinic that is located adjacent to family medical clinic few months ago, when I... read more

    Palchamy Elango Avatar
    Palchamy Elango
    3/05/2020

    I love the staff here at Family Medical Wellness Center. They are personable and professional, above all they care. In... read more

    Jillyann Frenche Avatar
    Jillyann Frenche
    7/05/2020

    This clinic is excellent!They are very kind and helpful...!Highly recommend here..

    Changhoon Jeong Avatar
    Changhoon Jeong
    3/05/2017

    Nurse Practitioner Pinkrahe was very attentive. She listened to my concerns and examined me very well. She also... read more

    Stephanie Nanton Avatar
    Stephanie Nanton
    2/05/2021

    Dr. Alvi is professional and she listened to you thoroughly.

    Mudassar Nazir Avatar
    Mudassar Nazir
    2/26/2021

    I always get absolutely excellent care here. Nurse specialist Pinkrahe is highly competent , thorough, communicates well, listens well, is... read more

    Abbé Sidery Avatar
    Abbé Sidery
    10/05/2020

    I love the office staff and my primary care doctor Rubina Alvi.I can recommend this office to every one.

    Janos Csorba Avatar
    Janos Csorba
    3/05/2017

    I am a new patient to this practice and it has been such a joy so far. The ladies at... read more

    Karin Greene Avatar
    Karin Greene
    3/05/2019

    *Long but important to read and consider*I must agree with some other reviewers regarding Dr. Azhar on the dental side... read more

    Nikki Williamson Avatar
    Nikki Williamson
    3/05/2020

    Update on Dec 2, 2020: My opinion about Dr Alvin's practice has not changed, in fact, it's been confirmed over... read more

    Dennis Meizys Avatar
    Dennis Meizys
    12/02/2020

    Very understanding, helpful and patient

    Jean Rosenberg Avatar
    Jean Rosenberg
    3/05/2016

    Love Dr. Alvi for her excellent patient care. I would recommend Dr. alvi to everyone.

    Shakila Jahan Avatar
    Shakila Jahan
    3/05/2018

    Love this place! I've been to both the Medical side and the Dental side and liked both sisters equally. They're... read more

    Sarah Kent Avatar
    Sarah Kent
    3/05/2016

    Dr. Alvi cares about her patients. She takes time to listen to concerns, collect data, and give informed advice/treatment.... read more

    Candy Swift Avatar
    Candy Swift
    3/05/2017

    Everyone was very friendly, valued my time and listened attentively.

    jen patro Avatar
    jen patro
    12/05/2020

    Disgusted. The so called manager “Shannon” did nothing except defend and argue when I called upset how my daughter was... read more

    Sharon Greeson Avatar
    Sharon Greeson
    3/05/2019

    The office staff is amazing! The dentist and all assistants go above and beyond. I am terrified of... read more

    Jennifer Kohan Avatar
    Jennifer Kohan
    3/05/2020

    I find Dr. Alvi to be very competent, helpful, personable and compassionate. You cannot ask for anything more in... read more

    Phil Cogan Avatar
    Phil Cogan
    1/05/2021

    Dr Alvin is a great doctor. I feel completely comfortable with her and appreciate her real concern for and attention... read more

    Dawn Steward Avatar
    Dawn Steward
    2/05/2021

    Awesome staff/doctors. SO glad I switched to them years ago. Highly recommended.

    robert almond Avatar
    robert almond
    9/05/2020

    I hadn't been to the dentist in 2 years and they made my experience an awesome welcome back. When making... read more

    Charmaine Taylor Avatar
    Charmaine Taylor
    3/05/2018

    I go to both the medical and dental sides of this practice. This is by far the best medical experience... read more

    Lydia Stewart Avatar
    Lydia Stewart
    3/05/2019

    I had a pain free dental cleaning with Mellisa. She is great with her patient and very thorough. ... read more

    nenita connelly Avatar
    nenita connelly
    3/05/2018

    I have a pleasant experience every time I come to Dr. Alvi's office. She is thorough, and the staff is... read more

    meikar87 Avatar
    meikar87
    3/05/2016

    Dr. Alvi is always kind to answer your questions and listens patiently. She never rushes her diagnosis and makes sure... read more

    Nisha Mada Avatar
    Nisha Mada
    8/05/2020

    Dr. Alvi & staff are amazing. Always treated like Family and All staff go above and beyond for all there patients.

    Summer Escobar-Black Avatar
    Summer Escobar-Black
    8/05/2020

    Really good experience. Felt personal even though it was through the phone. No complaints!

    Emily Avatar
    Emily
    8/05/2020

    My first visit was quite professional as far as my introduction of my medical history and feedback I received from... read more

    Gail Dorsey Avatar
    Gail Dorsey
    3/05/2017

    Effe is an excellent practitioner and staff are very caring. This review is for medical side not dental office.

    Bernice Aidoo Avatar
    Bernice Aidoo
    11/05/2020

    The staff is friendly and the doctor takes her time with you. My husband went to the dentist side and... read more

    Sara Amato Avatar
    Sara Amato
    3/05/2016

    DR. Samia Azhar is the worst, she doesn't know what she is doing and is very quick..which is a bad... read more

    Laptop Use Avatar
    Laptop Use
    3/05/2017

    It’s always so nice to see a smiling face and someone that genuinely cares about your health and issues .... read more

    Head Chicken Tender Avatar
    Head Chicken Tender
    8/05/2020

    Dr Alvi and her staff are always very friendly and cordial, she always makes me feel much better as she... read more

    Eric Winemiller Avatar
    Eric Winemiller
    9/05/2020

    I’ve continued to see Dr. Joe for my maintenance care throughout this pandemic. Incredibly impressed with the office cleanliness and... read more

    Riann Silliman Avatar
    Riann Silliman
    10/05/2020

    One of the "Best patient care" from the min you schedule an appointment to the time you walk out after... read more

    Washington Redskins Avatar
    Washington Redskins
    3/05/2019

    Dr Alvi is great. I love having the opportunity to get blood work and a a pap smear all... read more

    Patty Mory Avatar
    Patty Mory
    4/05/2020

    From the time My wife an I walked in nothing but smiles all threw the building. We love the Great... read more

    Keith Waller Avatar
    Keith Waller
    3/05/2018

    See I'm alive and well. Plus I'm feeling GREAT! That speaks volumes of the Doctor's ability BECAUSE... read more

    g b Avatar
    g b
    2/19/2021

    I always feel very well taken care of from start to finish of my visit. The ladies at the front... read more

    Alexandria Gutierrez Avatar
    Alexandria Gutierrez
    1/21/2021

    I went here to get something checked out, and even though I had to get a referral to go to... read more

    Young Anthony Avatar
    Young Anthony
    3/05/2017

    My family and I have gone there a few times. The hygienists were always nice. I got 18 X-rays for... read more

    Kathy Me Avatar
    Kathy Me
    3/05/2018

    Dr. Alvi, Jen and the entire staff are very attentive and patient-oriented - it is refreshing to find healthcare professionals... read more

    David Greene Avatar
    David Greene
    12/05/2020

    Simple, fast, and pleasant experience with my virtual appointment with Dr, Alvi!!

    Stacy Wig Avatar
    Stacy Wig
    8/05/2020

    I always take the time to search high and low for an experienced and well versed doctor. I was THRILLED... read more

    Uyai E. Avatar
    Uyai E.
    2/18/2021

    Staff was friendly and professional. The Physician I saw was knowledgeable and pleasant. Felt very at ease, and will definitely... read more

    Rob Stokes Avatar
    Rob Stokes
    3/01/2021

    I appreciated Dr Alvi still being able to have my visit with me through televisit. She was thorough and we... read more

    Heather Finley Avatar
    Heather Finley
    7/05/2020

    I really love everyone that is there, especially Dr.Alvi. I feel very comfortable when I go there. I like the... read more

    Bonnie Schmelyun Avatar
    Bonnie Schmelyun
    3/05/2017

    Effie is an excellent practitioner; I could not have been more pleased with my visit. She was very thorough to... read more

    Ingrid Shanklin Avatar
    Ingrid Shanklin
    8/05/2020

    Dr Alvi. She is the best always and very friendly and very helpful always listen to you understand you... read more

    Syed Yazdani Avatar
    Syed Yazdani
    2/05/2021

    My entire family have been patients of both the Family Medical Wellness Center and the Family Dental Wellness Centers. We... read more

    Philip Daigle Avatar
    Philip Daigle
    2/05/2021

    Spranza was great, very thorough and did not rush appointment. Listened to all the issues I had and addressed... read more

    Scabby Avatar
    Scabby
    8/05/2020

    I love the staff they are all friendly & very helpful! Mrs. Spranza is wonderful & takes the time to... read more

    Rachael Evans Avatar
    Rachael Evans
    9/05/2020

    I don’t have anything negative to say about the visit with them. I loved the nurse practitioner, Effie Pinkrahe!

    Amanda Davis Avatar
    Amanda Davis
    11/05/2020

    Unprofessional . Got there and that is when they told me my insurance didn’t go through instead of telling me... read more

    Tiffany Bruce Avatar
    Tiffany Bruce
    3/05/2018

    The dentist Dr Azhar does great work. I just wish the staff was a little bit more professional. The dental... read more

    Genie Calinda Avatar
    Genie Calinda
    3/05/2020

    I started going to Dr Alvi because my primary doctor changed her way of taking patients. My son used... read more

    Sheila Keller Avatar
    Sheila Keller
    7/05/2020

    Best service and great people. Im so lucky to have found this office.

    Onesha Oliver Avatar
    Onesha Oliver
    3/05/2020

    You website indicates AND clearly reads, "SEDATION DENTISTRY" as one of several services provided. On 08/03/2020 1250 PM your office... read more

    HDThumper Avatar
    HDThumper
    8/05/2020

    The dr and staff are friendly and my daughter had a good experience with them.

    kim talbott Avatar
    kim talbott
    3/05/2017

    Dr. Alvi is one of the best doctors I've seen in a long time. I feel seen, heard and understood.... read more

    Dionne Gray Avatar
    Dionne Gray
    2/10/2021

    Dr. Alvi and her staff are a rare gem in the Medical Industry. Dr. Alvi has been my PCP for... read more

    Trina Ruark Avatar
    Trina Ruark
    3/05/2016

    Dr. Alvi @ Family Medical Wellness Center is always accept me kindly with her expert as a medical doctor. SHe... read more

    Jean Young Lee Avatar
    Jean Young Lee
    2/05/2021

    I love this place.Me and my 4 kids have been patients with Dr.Azhar for the past 2 years and haven’t... read more

    Sameera Ahmadi Avatar
    Sameera Ahmadi
    3/05/2020

    My four teens and I have been patients at this center for the past year. Physicians and office personnel are... read more

    Angela Harris Avatar
    Angela Harris
    3/05/2020

    Update on Dec 2, 2020: My opinion about Dr Alvin's practice has not changed, in fact, it's been confirmed over... read more

    Dennis Meizys Avatar
    Dennis Meizys
    12/05/2020

    Dr. Alvi is wonderful, personable and extremely competent. As an RN I can be quite critical of providers but I... read more

    Bobbie Tornblom Avatar
    Bobbie Tornblom
    3/05/2017

    This physician provides an excellent care. The Staff members are awesome! I will recommend Dr. Alvi to anyone.

    Shola Johnson Avatar
    Shola Johnson
    3/05/2017

    I love this office. The staff is amazing. Very friendly and extremely clean office. Dr. Alvi has an amazing bed... read more

    nicol Wentworth Avatar
    nicol Wentworth
    11/05/2020

    Please go somewhere else and save your money. The worst by far!

    tina yani Avatar
    tina yani
    3/05/2020

    Dr. Alvi is always thorough, caring, and just a genuinely great doctor

    Matt Archibald Avatar
    Matt Archibald
    8/05/2020

    I was trying to tell the nurse practitioner how depressed and hopeless I was feeling (along with the almost constant... read more

    Hailey P Avatar
    Hailey P
    11/05/2020

    NP Pinkrahe, was very sweet and kind! She was gentle and soft spoken, she listened to everything I said and... read more

    Kanwal Mahmood Avatar
    Kanwal Mahmood
    10/05/2020

    Love everyone thar works their. They're always so nice. Even had a problem with getting things done.

    Bonnie Carlisle Avatar
    Bonnie Carlisle
    3/05/2017

    Dr. Alvi and staff are very friendly and professional. They take good care of my husband and I, no matter... read more

    Rhonkisha Graham Avatar
    Rhonkisha Graham
    7/05/2020

    Very satisfied with my tele-health (office closed due to covid) appointment and conversation with the nurse practitioner. She recommended... read more

    Lisa Giannetti Avatar
    Lisa Giannetti
    7/05/2020

    When I arrived for my latest visit (almost twenty minutes late, due to a car issue), I was a complete... read more

    Lawrence Appel Avatar
    Lawrence Appel
    3/05/2018

    My family and I have been seeing Dr. Alvi for years. I’ve always been treated kindly and felt like I... read more

    Asia Phillips Avatar
    Asia Phillips
    12/05/2020

    NCP Spranza took time to listen to my concerns. She was courteous, friendly and so were all the staff members.... read more

    Suraj Girwan Thapa Avatar
    Suraj Girwan Thapa
    7/05/2020

    My experience with the staff at Family Medical Wellness Center is always welcoming and comforting. I was so happy to... read more

    Toni Meadows Avatar
    Toni Meadows
    8/05/2020

    I had a wonderful first experience with NP Effie Pinkrahe. She was warm, considerate and patient. Finding medical professionals... read more

    Dana Nichelle Avatar
    Dana Nichelle
    1/05/2021

    The staff are warm, polite, courteous, and efficient! Drs Alvi and Azhar are caring and compassionate practitioners and are very... read more

    Maripaz Felix Avatar
    Maripaz Felix
    3/05/2019

    Best staff ever. Truly the nicest people in an office you'll ever meet. Very caring Np and Dr. Make this... read more

    Lynn Satche Avatar
    Lynn Satche
    11/05/2020

    Try this new dentist since it was closer than the previous one I had and what a mistake I made.... read more

    Jose De Jesus Avatar
    Jose De Jesus
    3/05/2019

    But how can an office get so many amazing reviews if the staff never picks up the phone or return... read more

    Maha Salamah Avatar
    Maha Salamah
    3/05/2016

    Dr. Alvi is very thorough and detailed. Love the office ambiance, staff and care.

    Jewel Engerman-Glover Avatar
    Jewel Engerman-Glover
    12/05/2020

    I had a wonderful experience with Effie Pinkrahe today at my annual physical. She was thorough, considerate, and gave me... read more

    Lauren Brick Avatar
    Lauren Brick
    9/05/2020

    Decided to try a new dentist after almost 5 years at another dentist where I was told my teeth were... read more

    Mendy Brumfiel Avatar
    Mendy Brumfiel
    3/05/2018

    My mother and sister are both their patients, and love this place, for its care and quality of service.

    Imtiaz Minhas Avatar
    Imtiaz Minhas
    3/05/2018

    I visited the family dental wellness center recently and was very pleased with the doctor and staffs' professionalism. The doctor... read more

    Joann Schemm Avatar
    Joann Schemm
    3/05/2020

    I had a great experience with the NP at my visit. The staff was friendly and was able to get... read more

    Samantha Caesar Avatar
    Samantha Caesar
    9/05/2020

    Went to Dr. Alvi for a routine visit and asked her a question that I had about something going on,... read more

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    J. Bartoš
    3/05/2017