Dr. Alex Lam, MD

Dr. Alex Lam, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Alex Lam, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

600 N Hiatus Rd Ste 105

Pembroke Pines, FL 33026

Contact Information

(954) 620-0011

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 4 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lam treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lam treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lam treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lam treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lam treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lam treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lam's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alex Lam, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 2000
    American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2000
  • 1994
    American International School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1994
  • 1992
    University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School
    1992
  • 1989
    George Washington University
    Undergraduate School
    1989

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lam

4.1

Based on 35 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(25)
4 Stars
5.714285714285714%
(2)
3 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(1)
2 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(1)
1 Star
17.142857142857142%
(6)

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I spent years going from doctor to doctor and Dr. Lam was the only one that listened and helped me. Every other doctor saw a young person and dismissed me as a head case. Ever since that day I've never left and he's been with me thru all the ups and down of a life with Fibromyalgia. I would not...Read More
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Dr. Lam was a big waste of time and money. I would never recommend him. I just moved to the Miami area, and needed to transfer my treatment for fibromyalgia & OA from another rheumatologist. My meds include Tramadol. Within the 5 mins he spent with me (no physical exam either!), Lam told me he...Read More
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Attentive, caring and timely.
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Dr. Lam is wonderful. My daughter referred him to me and every thing wonderful that she said about him is so true times two. He is the most gentle, patient and kindhearted Doctor that I have ever been to. Which is a huge compliment because I have been to several Doctors in my lifetime. I would...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CHAMPVA
Cigna
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Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
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UnitedHealthCare
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Memorial Hospital West

Pembroke Pines, FL

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