Dr. Lon Alexander, MD

Dr. Lon Alexander, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Lon Alexander, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Meridian, MS and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1984 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

1800 12th St

Meridian, MS 39301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

2 disciplinary actions Found
  • Unknown (5/18/2017)View details
  • Unknown (1/15/2015)View details
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Dr. Alexander's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 81% 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
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Brain Disorders more than 75% of his peers

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

Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"After international training, I returned to the faculty at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. During this time was also Chief of Neurosurgery at the Jackson VAMC. Upon leaving the University, I entered private practice and most recently have started The Neuroscience Center in Meridian, MS. "

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1991
A L Polenov Neursurg Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Nagoya University School Med
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University Miss Mc
Residency Hospital
1985
University Miss Mc
Internship Hospital
1984
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1991
1990
1990
1985
1984

Dr. Alexander's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alexander

3.8

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
30%
(3)

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The best, most compassionate surgeon!
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Great bedside manner, honest and to the point. Has a great personality and very caring.
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Excellent physician. Very kind and caring. Spent a great deal of time with me and my family. Surgery completely cured my pain.
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