Dr. Alejandro Badia, MD

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Dr. Alejandro Badia, MD
Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is a world-renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon at Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, located in Doral, Florida. Dr. Badia graduated from Cornell University and completed his medical degree at NYU. Afterwards he undertook a hand fellowship at Alleghany General Hospital in Pittsburgh and followed that with an AO trauma fellowship in Freiburg, Germany. Dr. Badia served as the worldwide president of ISSPORTH and co-founded the globally recognized M.A.R.C. Institute and The Surgery Center at Doral, an elite state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center. Prior to founding his private practice Badia Hand to Shoulder Center in 2008, he was the Chief of Hand Surgery at Baptist Hospital in Miami. Until this day, Dr. Badia remains a member of the ASSH, AAHS, AAOS as well as many other foreign hand surgery societies. He leads an active international hand fellowship, serves on the editorial board of two hand journals, and organizes a yearly Miami meeting for surgeons/therapists that is devoted to upper limb arthroscopy and arthroplasty. In 2010, after years of a successful medical career and a prestigious speaking legacy, Dr. Badia saw a need for specialized orthopedic urgent care centers to efficiently assess and treat a range of orthopedic and sports injuries. That's when he founded OrthoNOW®, the nation's only orthopedic urgent care franchise. Each OrthoNOW® has a team of orthopedic specialists on staff that treat broken bones, sprains, torn ligaments and muscles, cuts, sports and workers compensation injuries.

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Badia Hand to Shoulder Center3650 NW 82nd Ave Ste 103
Doral, FL 33166
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
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(305) 227-4263Get Directions

Dr. Badia's Reviews

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3.6
based on 38 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Badia's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Miami, FL |
After seeing 4 doctors, finally went to Dr Badia where he diagnosed my injury within 5 minutes. Surgery went well. Highly recommend Dr Badia to anyone needing a hand specialist.
in Nassau, Bahamas |
I was very impressed with Dr Badia and all his office and staff from the time I walked in until I left. Dr Badia took the time to explain and take care of me. Everyone, I encountered was efficient and courteous, and the office was immaculate. I would highly recommend Dr Badia to anyone!!!!!!!
Weston, FL |
in Marathon, Fl |
Great, staff friendly and efficient. Dr Badia attentive and precise. Would and do recommend at every chance
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Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is a world-renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon at Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, located in Doral, Florida. Dr. Badia graduated from Cornell University and completed his medical degree at NYU. Afterwards he undertook a hand fellowship at Alleghany General Hospital in Pittsburgh and followed that with an AO trauma fellowship in Freiburg, Germany.

Dr. Badia served as the worldwide president of ISSPORTH and co-founded the globally recognized M.A.R.C. Institute and The Surgery Center at Doral, an elite state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center. Prior to founding his private practice Badia Hand to Shoulder Center in 2008, he was the Chief of Hand Surgery at Baptist Hospital in Miami.

Until this day, Dr. Badia remains a member of the ASSH, AAHS, AAOS as well as many other foreign hand surgery societies. He leads an active international hand fellowship, serves on the editorial board of two hand journals, and organizes a yearly Miami meeting for surgeons/therapists that is devoted to upper limb arthroscopy and arthroplasty.

In 2010, after years of a successful medical career and a prestigious speaking legacy, Dr. Badia saw a need for specialized orthopedic urgent care centers to efficiently assess and treat a range of orthopedic and sports injuries. That's when he founded OrthoNOW®, the nation's only orthopedic urgent care franchise. Each OrthoNOW® has a team of orthopedic specialists on staff that treat broken bones, sprains, torn ligaments and muscles, cuts, sports and workers compensation injuries.  

Dr. Badia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • 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
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

Education

  • Medical School
    New York Univ Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1989

  • Internship Hospital
    Nyu Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Nyu Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center

    Completed in 1994

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Allegheny General Hospital

    Completed in 1995

    Ao Fellowship Under Direction Of Dr. Med. Klaus Lowka, Freiburg

    Completed in 1995

  • Undergraduate School
    Cornell University

    Graduated in 1985

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement