About the Author
Dr. Alvarez is the Director of Integrative and Rehabilitative Medicine at the Animal Medical Center (AMC) in New York City. She is board certified in Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation; is certified in acupuncture and canine rehabilitation; and has a Master’s degree in Chinese herbal medicine. Dr. Alvarez graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her internship and residency at AMC. She lectures frequently at national and international meetings. She is actively involved in prospective clinical trials and has published in peer-reviewed journals and books. Her research interests include neurologic rehabilitation, geriatric medicine, regenerative therapies, and joint supplements.