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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

1367 Washington Ave Ste 300
Albany, NY 12206
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Peter's Hospital
315 South Manning Boulevard
Albany, NY 12208
Albany Medical Center Hospital
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Capital Region Orthopedics
The Bone & Joint Center
1367 Washington Ave Ste 300
Albany, NY 12206
Capital Region Orthopedics
Shenendehowa Medical Park
989 Route 146 Ste 300
Clifton Park, NY 12065
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    Dr. Alley's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
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    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Empyema
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
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    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Alley

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Albany Med Center Hospital
    University Ma Mem Hlthcare University Campus
    University Of Va Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alley & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Alley's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Peter's Hospital

    • Albany Medical Center Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
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    3.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    Dr. Alley's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    14 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alley

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    14 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    14 responses

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • MVP Health Care
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    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
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    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Capital Region Orthopedics
    The Bone & Joint Center
    1367 Washington Ave Ste 300
    Albany, NY 12206
    (518) 489-2666 (Office)
    B
    Capital Region Orthopedics
    Shenendehowa Medical Park
    989 Route 146 Ste 300
    Clifton Park, NY 12065
    (518) 383-0617 (Office)
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