Dr. Alexandra Burgar, MD

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Dr. Alexandra Burgar, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Female

Tri-Valley Orthopedic Specialists, Inc. 4626 Willow Rd Ste 200, Pleasanton, CA 94588 Get Directions
(925) 463-0470

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Dr. Burgar treats conditions affecting the bones, muscles, nerves and tendons of the hand, wrist and arm up to and...   Read More

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      Dr. Burgar accepts 7 insurance carriers

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      • Aetna
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
      • Cigna
      • CorVel
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Burgar's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      I was going to have a finger joint fused by another doctor, decided to receive a second opinion. Dr. Burgar recommended a different procedure rebuilding the joint, I have regained 95% of the functionality of the repaired joint.
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Birth Defects
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Congenital Diseases
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Dislocated Joint
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Pain
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hand Pain
      • Hip Fracture
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Laceration
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Nerve Injury
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteopenia
      • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Pain
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Systemic Chondromalacia
      • Tendon Injuries
      • Tendonitis
      • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
      • Trigger Finger
      • Upper Extremity Infection
      • Upper Extremity Trauma
      • Wounds
      • Wrist Disorders
      • Wrist Fracture
      • Wrist Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Bone and Joint Repair
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • De Quervain's Release
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Elbow Tenotomy
      • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
      • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
      • Excision of Radius or Ulna
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
      • Hand Surgery
      • Hand Tendon Repair
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Resurfacing
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Microsurgical Procedure
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Steroid Injection
      • Tendon Surgery
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Wrist Fusion
      • Wrist Replacement

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Medical College Of Ohio

        Graduated in 1998

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Burgar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Burgar's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Burgar

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      Dr. Burgar's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Burgar treats conditions affecting the bones, muscles, nerves and tendons of the hand, wrist and arm up to and including the elbow. She performs arthroscopy and micro-vascular surgery for a wide range of problems, including fracture care, congenital disorders in infants, carpal tunnel problems in adults, and sports-related injuries for all ages.