Dr. Alexander Glogau, MD

Dr. Alexander Glogau, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Alexander Glogau, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Downstate Medical Center in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

4031 W Plano Pkwy Ste 100

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 985-1072

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Glogau'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.

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

97  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Downstate Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Associated Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Glogau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Glogau's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Glogau to family and friends
40 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Glogau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I am a cancer survivor with volumes of experience with doctors, and Dr. Glogau is by far the worst. If you are the type of who blindly follows a dr. without question or understanding, then he’s your guy. After berating his kind PA, he said it was my “lucky day” to get a shot and pain meds. When I...more
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Huffed and puffed like a spoiled child when we had questions. Rolled his eyes and made us feel like we were a total waste of his time. Would love to say he was a good surgeon but a second surgery was necessary. Later, we were approached in a grocery store by another of his former patients, she...more
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I would NOT recommend. I had knee surgery last summer. The surgeon and staff at the out patient client failed to implement blood clot procedure before/after my surgery, thus 3 days after surgery I had multiple blood clots in my leg. It was pretty serious (well atleast my PCP doctor thought so)....more
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I WAS VERY IMPRESSED WITH CAT, SHE WAS THE FRONT OFFICE EMPLOYEE WHO CHECKED ME IN AND ASWERED ALL MY QUESTIONS. VERY FRIENDLY. ALSO MY MEDICAL TEAM OF VIC/JESS WERE ESPECIALLLY INFORMATED AS WELL. X-RAYS WITH COURTNEY WAS A BREEZE. AND I WOULD RECOMMMEND DR. GLOGAU TO ANY ONE WHO ASKS....more
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Dr Glogau has diagnosed my knee problem in a very professional manner and discussed options available to me. Together we decided upon an option and Dr Glagou performed the surgery in a very timely manner. I would recommend Dr. Glogau to anyone with an orthopedic problem. I would also like to...more
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