Dr. Alex Westerband, MD

Dr. Alex Westerband, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Alex Westerband, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Universite D'Etat D'Haiti, Faculte De Medecine in 1982 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

6060 N Fountain Plaza Dr Ste 270

Tucson, AZ 85704

Contact Information

(520) 229-2578

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Westerband performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Westerband's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Universite D'Etat D'Haiti, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hopital De L'Universite D'Etat D'Haiti
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Case Western Reserve University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Westerband has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Westerband's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Westerband to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Westerband's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He's the best!
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He is a miracle worker. He performed a carotid endarterectomy on me that included a shunt and all turned out well. I had the operation at 2 pm on one day and I was out the next day at the same time. Highly recommend Dr. Westerband.
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