Dr. Thomas H. Alexander, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male

200 W Arbor Dr Ste 8895
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dr. Alexander:

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Dr. Alexander's Experience

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Dr. Alexander's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Procedures Dr. Alexander Performs

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
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Conditions Dr. Alexander Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alexander

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UCSD Medical Ctr Head/Neck Srgy
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER HEAD AND NECK SURGERY CLINIC
200 W Arbor Dr Ste 8895
San Diego, CA 92103
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    Dr. Alexander's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • ENT Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skull Base Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Wound Repair
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
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    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Tinnitus
    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Alexander

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Duke University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Ucsd
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    Ucsd-Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
    Complete in 2009

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ucsd-Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery
    Complete in 2011
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alexander & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Alexander'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 3 hospitals where Dr. Alexander has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Green Hospital

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

    • UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Alexander's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Alexander

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    UCSD Medical Ctr Head/Neck Srgy
    UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER HEAD AND NECK SURGERY CLINIC
    200 W Arbor Dr Ste 8895
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619) 543-5910 (Office)
    (619) 543-5221 (Fax)
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