Dr. Alexander Rowland, MD

Dr. Alexander Rowland, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(74)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alexander Rowland, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

400 Concord Plaza Dr Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78216

Contact Information

(210) 804-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthFirst
  • 6 More

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
De Quervain's Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Elbow Sprain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bicep Muscle Strain
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Elbow
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Tendon Injuries
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Cartilage Repair
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Wrist Fracture
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Surgery

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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

  • University of Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Roger A. Mann, MD In Oakland, Ca
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Western Ontario Hand and Upper Limb Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rowland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rowland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rowland to family and friends
4.8
based on 74 total reviews (30 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (74)

  • 5
    (69)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Rowland'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 (30)

He is very knowledgeable and caring. Great staff!! Appointments always available.
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Very knowledgeable and personable. Appreciated the fact that he took time to explain the problem and the solution.
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Dr. Rowland is a great surgeon. Everything about my experience related to the carpal tunnel I had in both of my hands was A+. I highly recommend this doctor should you need to have this procedure done on your wrists.
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I found Dr Rowland to have a wonderful bedside manner . He’s very knowledgeable and caring. I feel my recent surgery was very successful and went exactly as he had discussed with me. I would definitely recommend him without hesitation.
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Highly recommend. No nonsense, concise, direct, to the point all in a warm, caring and friendly way. Surgery AND recovery A+. An obviously skilled surgeon. His staff is great too!
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