Dr. Lawrence Alexander, MD
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Dr. Lawrence Alexander, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery | Male

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Dr. Alexander is a Miami, FL native. He received his B.S. at the University of North Carolina and his M.D. at New York University. He received his spine surgery fellowship from The Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Alexander's spine surgery training includes Minimally Invasive Spine (MIS) Surgery which provides patients with advanced spine care designed to meet the individual needs of patients suffering with back and neck disorders. MIS Surgery allows patients to have less post-operative pain, quicker recovery, less soft tissue damage, smaller surgical incisions and improved function. Dr. Alexander's specialized training has given our practice the reputation throughout South Florida for providing high-quality patient services. At Alexander Bone & Spine Institute, We've Got Your Back!

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    Dr. Alexander's Reviews

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    4.2
    based on 39 total surveys (5 with reviews)
    Dr. Alexander's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
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    • Scheduling
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    • Staff friendliness
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    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Reviews (5)
    in Miami,Fl |
    Have had cervical and lumbar surgery by Dr Alexander. I was beyond skeptical but he assured me all would be fine. Alas it was incredible my back is like new after one month and my neck is getting there it's only been a week and a half.
    in Naples, fl |
    Dr. Alexander is the best surgeon. Thank you sir for my new back. Robert robinson
    in Los Angeles CA |
    Great Doctor and he listens Helpful staff
    in Miami, Florida |
    Very warm friendly helpful. Dr. Alexander is a wonderful doctor !!
    in 6913 nw 173rd dr n-102 |
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    Dr. Alexander is a Miami, FL native. He received his B.S. at the University of North Carolina and his M.D. at New York University. He received his spine surgery fellowship from The Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Alexander's spine surgery training includes Minimally Invasive Spine (MIS) Surgery which provides patients with advanced spine care designed to meet the individual needs of patients suffering with back and neck disorders. MIS Surgery allows patients to have less post-operative pain, quicker recovery, less soft tissue damage, smaller surgical incisions and improved function. Dr. Alexander's specialized training has given our practice the reputation throughout South Florida for providing high-quality patient services. At Alexander Bone & Spine Institute, We've Got Your Back!

    Dr. Alexander says...

    • Back Pain
    • Neck Pain
    • Disc Degeneration
    • Disc Herniation
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Lumbar Sprain/Strain
    • Lumbar Facet Joint Syndrome
    • Sacroiliitis
    • Knee Injuries 
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Scoliosis 
    • Kyphosis
    • Spinal Compression Fractures

    Dr. Alexander says...

    • Spinal Injections
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Total Disc Replacement
    • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
    • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
    • Cervical Discectomy
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Microforaminotomy
    • Microlaminectomy
    • Vertebral Augmentation / Kyphoplasty
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Outpatient Spine Surgery

    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 Orthopedic Surgery
    •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Conditions Treated

    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Facet Joint Pain
    • Fracture
    • Herniated Disc
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Lumbar Sprain
    • Neck Pain
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Piriformis Syndrome
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture

    Education

    • Medical School
      New York University / College of Medicine

      Graduated in 2003

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of North Carolina Hospitals--Surgery
    • Residency Hospital
      University Of North Carolina Hospitals--Orthopedic Surgery

      Completed in 2009

    • Fellowship Hospital
      The Cleveland Clinic--Spine Surgery (Combined Orthopedics and Neurosurgery)

      Completed in 2010

    • Undergraduate School
      University Of North Carolina At Greensboro--Bachelor Of Arts: Psychology/Chemistry

      Graduated in 1999

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Injection
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Fracture Care
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lumbar Fusion
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Injections
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Disc Replacement