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Dr. Ian Alexander, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Alexander

Dr. Ian Alexander, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.


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(505) 514-0767

Dr. Alexander accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Presbyterian Health Plan
Commercial
Superior HealthPlan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Dr. Alexander's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Sinusitis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Allergic Reaction
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Allergic Reaction more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Our approach here at the National Sinus Institute, is to make our patients feel at ease with the friendliness of our staff, and by giving our patients a clear understanding of the care, we plan out with them. We want you to feel like part of our litt...

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2009
Geisinger Med Cte
Residency Hospital
2009
Geisinger Med Cte
Internship Hospital
2004
Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med
Medical School
2000
Brigham Young University
Undergraduate School
2009
2009
2004
2000

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Dr. Alexander's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alexander

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

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Had two appointments set in a full month. The front office and the surgical office have no idea who's doing what. They blamed my insurance, my doctor's office and the imaging center when the blame was theirs. I would not recommend spending any time with this doctor. The PA was very nice and...Read More
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I think it is appalling that next to No doctors accept Medicaid in Taos. He is one of many. Most people i know go out of town for everything,including seeing NON greedy Physicians who are not tied into the pharmaceutical matrix.
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I was grossly overbilled for a simple sinus w/balloon dilation. This procedure did not even work. I was in excruciating pain when I left the office and which continued for at least a week. I WOULD NOT recommend Dr. Ian Alexander or anyone on his staff to perform this procedure without getting the...Read More
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Dr Alexander is a very great dr! He's very compassionate and understanding and takes the time to answer any questions you may have and he's GREAT with kids!! He cares about the whole family!
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Dr. Ian is so good and compassionate . He will not stop until he finds a solution for your problems. I have referred several friends to him. He is the best of the Best! also all of his staff are very caring. You are made to feel very welcomed
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