Dr. Lawrence M. Alexander, MD

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Dr. Lawrence M. Alexander, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Alexander Bone & Spine Institute 1216 SE 1st Ave, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33316 Get Directions

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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....Read more

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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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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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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Conditions Treated

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
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  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

Procedures Performed

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
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  • Arm Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee 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

Background Check

  • 0
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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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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

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • 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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Dr. Alexander's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Dr. Alexander says...

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 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
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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