Dr. Stephen Alex, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 55

1150 Campo Sano Ave Ste 410
Coral Gables, FL 33146
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 North Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176
Doctors Hospital
5000 University Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

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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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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Stephen Alex MD
Stephen Alex MD
1150 Campo Sano Ave Ste 410
Coral Gables, FL 33146
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    Dr. Alex's Experience

    Dr. Alex's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Amputations
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injections
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Ligament Rupture
    • Hand Pain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Alex

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    UMDNJ/Som
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Allegheny Gen Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Mc-South Side
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alex & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Alex'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 5 hospitals where Dr. Alex has admitting privileges:

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    • Baptist Hospital of Miami

    • Coral Gables Hospital

    • Doctors Hospital

    • South Miami Hospital

    • West Kendall Baptist Hospital

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    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. Alex

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alex to family and friends

    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Alex's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 17 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Alex
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Stephen Alex MD
    1150 Campo Sano Ave Ste 410
    Coral Gables, FL 33146
    (305) 476-1182 (Office)
    (305) 476-1091 (Fax)
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