Dr. Alexander Chernowitz, MD

Dr. Alexander Chernowitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Alexander Chernowitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in La Vergne, TN and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1227 Heil Quaker Blvd

La Vergne, TN 37086

Contact Information

(615) 641-3080

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
normal
more than 23% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 10% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 10% of peers

Dr. Chernowitz'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Chernowitz does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Wrist Fracture
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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/21/2011)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Bgu
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chernowitz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chernowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chernowitz's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chernowitz to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Chernowitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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