Dr. Carolyn Alexander, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
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Dr. Carolyn Alexander, MD
Dr. Carolyn Alexander is a passionate physician who is inspired by getting to know her patients. She is board-certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Alexander's main clinical interests include the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome, endometriosis, unexplained infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss. Additionally, she works closely with oncologists on the fertility preservation of patients who are about to undergo chemotherapy. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Alexander received her bachelor's degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and her medical degree from the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. She proceeded to complete both her residency in obstetrics and gynecology as well as her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She was previously Associate Residency Program Director in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where she mentored more than 40 residents over the past decade and won multiple teaching awards. Dr. Alexander has authored and co-authored numerous articles for peer-reviewed and other publications, including Fertility and Sterility and International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. She has lectured internationally and is a member of several professional societies, including the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and the Endocrine Society. In addition, she participated in a multicenter study for which preliminary data was published in Science. This study evaluated patients' perceptions of embryo cryopreservation with the goal of improving patient care. Dr. Alexander highly values the bond between patient and physician and strives to give a personal touch to her patients. As part of her philanthropic endeavors, she has participated in the March of Dimes and is also a part of the ASRM's Women's Counsel. When she's not working with patients, Dr. Alexander enjoys spending her time with her husband and two boys, as well as hiking and reading.

450 N Roxbury Dr Ste 500

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Contact Information

(310) 277-2393

Dr. Carolyn Alexander, MD

Dr. Carolyn Alexander, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Alexander's main clinical interests are the treatment of infertility, particularly as related to the effect of cancer and endometriosis. Her research interests include investigation of links between unexplained infertility, ovarian physiology and the diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome.
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Dr. Alexander's Experience

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Dr. Alexander's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Board certified in Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Fertility Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
5

Conditions Treated

  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Infertility
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
12

Procedures

  • Assisted Hatching
  • Assisted Reproductive Technique
  • Donor Egg Collection
  • Donor Sperm Collection
  • Egg Freezing
  • Embryo Cryopreservation
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Preimplantion Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
  • Sperm Cryopreservation
  • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alexander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alexander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander to family and friends
3.9
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Alexander'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Santa Barbara, CA |
Dr. Alexander was a blessing to have as a physician during such an important step in our lives. She's dedicated to patient care. We are excited to say that we are expecting our first child thanks to Dr. Alexander and her team.
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  • Aetna
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