Dr. Jason Alexander, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 48
  
Dr. Alexander

Minneapolis Heart Institute

920 E 28th St Ste 300 Minneapolis, MN 55407

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Dr. Jason Alexander, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1998 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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(612) 863-3900

Dr. Alexander accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 83% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 75% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 80% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Venous Insufficiency more than 94% of their peers

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

Varicose Veins
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Varicose Veins more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 42% of their peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 42% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 46% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 63% of their peers

Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander performs Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft more than 34% of their peers

Dr. Alexander performs this procedure more than 34% of their peers

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Dr. Alexander's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Vascular Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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Biography

Dr. Jason Alexander, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1998 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1998
University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School

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Minneapolis Heart Institute

Minneapolis Heart Institute920 E 28th St Ste 300 Minneapolis, MN 55407
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Abbott Northwestern Hospital

Minneapolis, MN

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2017)
  • Vascular Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Ridgeview Medical Center

Waconia, MN

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)