Dr. Alejandro Posada, MD

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Dr. Alejandro Posada, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Tenet Florida Physician Services 2601 SW 37th Ave Ste 602, Miami, FL 33133 Get Directions

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Procedures Performed

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Tommy John Surgery

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Florida.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Facultad De Medicina

    Graduated in 1989

    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    Fundacion Santa Fe
    University Of Miami School Of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Miami School Of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, 1993
    • Multinational Peace Force, Sinai, Egypt, 1982-1983
    • Presidential Guard Columbia, 1982-1983
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  • Media & Publications
    • Little Leaguers Shoulder, Clin. Imaging 30(5):365-7, 2006
    • Arthroscopically Assisted Rotator Cuff Repairs: Do Results Deteriorate with Time, Posada A, Uribe JW, Tjin a Soi E, Hechtman KS, Vargas Luis, M.D., Vol. 14(2):S40
    • Mini-Deltoid Splitting Rotator Cuff Repair: Do Results Deteriorate with Time, Posada A, Uribe JW, Tjin a Soi E, Hechtman KS, Zvijac JE; 16 (2):137-141, 2000
    • Arthroscopic Management of Impingement Syndrome, (In Spanish), Posada A, Uribe J., Vol 7(2): 117-123, 1993
    • Case Report: Anomalous Forearm Muscles Causing Bilateral Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Janecki C, Posada A, DiRisio L; Vol 1(5): 255-57
    • Case Report: Arthroscopic Resection of the Radial Head, Posada A, Janecki C, Williams M.
    • Arthroscopic Stapling for Primary Repair of Ruptured Anterior Cruciate Ligament, Janecki C, Posada A, Feldman B, Fields R; Vol 1(7):7-14, 1991
    • Abnormal magnetic Resonance Images in Asymptomatic Shoulders, Sher JS, Uribe JW, Posada A, Murphy B, Zlatkin M., J Bone Joint Surgery 77A: 10-15, 1995
    • Reconstruction of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament with bone- Patellar-Tendon Bone and Achilles Tendon Allografts, Levitte R, Malinin T, Posada A, Michalow A, Clin Orthop 303:678-78, 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Posada'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 Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Posada's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Posada

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Posada's Care Philosophy

At Tenet Florida Physician Services, we have a commitment to care promise. This commitment extends to the communities we serve, the patients we heal, and the employees that make up our extraordinary team. Our values and mission are the cornerstones to that promise. We are committed to care. We are committed to you.