Dr. Burton F. Alexander III, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 48

5900 Lake Wright Dr
Norfolk, VA 23502
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Dr. Alexander III's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
600 Gresham Drive
Norfolk, VA 23507
Sentara Leigh Hospital
830 Kempsville Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alexander III

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Appointments & Offices

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Virginia Oncology Associates
Virginia Oncology Associates
5900 Lake Wright Dr
Norfolk, VA 23502
Virginia Oncology Associates
1950 Glenn Mitchell Dr Ste 102
Virginia Beach, VA 23456
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    Dr. Alexander III's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
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    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Alexander III

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    University Va School Med
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    University Va School Med
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Va School Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alexander III & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Alexander III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Alexander III has admitting privileges:

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    • Chesapeake Regional Medical Center

    • Sentara Leigh Hospital

    • Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

    • Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alexander III

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander III to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Alexander III's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 13 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Alexander III
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alexander III accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Alexander III before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • GEHA
    • Golden Rule
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • MedCost
    • Medicare
    • Optima Health
    • POMCO Group
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    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

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    Virginia Oncology Associates
    5900 Lake Wright Dr
    Norfolk, VA 23502
    (757) 466-8683 (Office)
    (757) 466-8892 (Fax)
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    Virginia Oncology Associates
    1950 Glenn Mitchell Dr Ste 102
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456
    (757) 368-0437 (Office)
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