Dr. Alexander Ching, MD

Dr. Alexander Ching, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Alexander Ching, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Tualatin, OR and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine reconstructive surgery, and more.

19255 SW 65th Ave Ste 200

Tualatin, OR 97062

Contact Information

(503) 828-1150

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 31 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Scoliosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

63  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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17  Procedures

  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp Philadelphia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Thomas Jefferson U Hosp Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ching has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ching's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ching to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Ching's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Ching is very skilled, personable and gives good clear information. He reads aloud while documenting notes--allowing the patient to know exactly what will become chart record and to clarify info. My spine surgery turned out better than I ever imagined. I am a long distance runner. Six...more
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Without Dr. Ching I don’t know where I would be today. He makes you feel like you are his only patient. He is very detailed and covers every area of possibilities before making his diagnosis. He truly cares about his patients and it shows. I am so thankful for him and his team.
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Dr. Ching is awesome! I had a triple fusion and scoliosis repair with rods and pins. Dr. Ching thoroughly explained the procedure to me, answered all my questions, indicated what would occur during recovery and what weeks I could expect various milestones. Dr. Ching is personable, friendly, not at...more
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Dr Ching and his team provided the information and professionalism one and all deserve. After a number of referrals I found Dr Ching. Thank God I did. He diagnosed and operated on my back in a timely and professional manner. I am eight mos post op and have no pain.. Thank you Dr Ching from the...more
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I did a lot of research on Dr. Ching before trusting him to do my back surgery. He passed the research with flying colors, Ivy League college (Yale), great medical school (Columbia) and a fellowship in spine surgery from OHSU. Not only is this guy highly qualified but they don't come any nicer and...more
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