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Dr. John Alexander Jr, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Alexander Jr

Dr. John Alexander Jr, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1998 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.


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(843) 856-9669

Dr. Alexander Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Alexander Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander Jr treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander Jr treats Spine Deformities more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alexander Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander Jr treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alexander Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alexander Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Alexander Jr, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1998 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2004
Intl Spine Pain Med
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Musc
Residency Hospital
2000
Musc
Internship Hospital
1998
Medical University Of South Carolina
Medical School
2004
2003
2000
1998

Awards

Dr. Alexander Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alexander Jr

4.3

Based on 67 reviews

5 Stars
82.08955223880596%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
1.492537313432836%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.417910447761194%
(11)

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I went to see Dr. Alexander for my lower back pain. Dr. Alexander eliminated the pain. He is professional and knowledgeable. His staff is courteous and helpful.
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I was in awful pain prior to seeing Dr. Alexander. After a few treatments I was feeling great. Thank you Dr. Alexander and staff!
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My pain has significantly subsided since the series of injections by Dr. Alexander.
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Understood the urgency of my need for treatment. Office friendly and professional. Dedicated to the healing of it's patient and a healthier community. Will always use Non Surgical Spine Center for all treatment.
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Super helpful staff and flexible with appointments and flexible appointments. Got 2 shots for a disc tear and each session I was in and out. I never have to wait more than 5 minutes.
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