Dr. Magdi Alexander, MD

Dr. Magdi Alexander, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Magdi Alexander, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1992 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

50 Bellefontaine St Ste 409

Pasadena, CA 91105

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
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Dr. Alexander's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Abdominal Disorders more than 88% of his peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Hemorrhoids more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Mass
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abdominoplasty
Abscess
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Appendicitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adenocarcinoma
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
Adequacy Testing for Arteriovenous Fistula
Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
Adult Development Disorders
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Airway Disorders
Ampullary Carcinoma
Amputation
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Anal Warts
Aneurysm
Angiography
Angioplasty
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Apical Vaginal Prolapse
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Appendix Cancer
Arterial Line Insertion
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Baker’s Cyst
Balanitis
Barotrauma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Basal Type Breast Cancer
Basosquamous Carcinoma
Bile Duct Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biopsy
Biopsy of Affected Tissue
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Bleeding Disorders
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Boil
Bone and Joint Repair
Bone Cancer
Botox® Injection
Bowel Resection
Bravo pH Testing
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Recurrence
Breast Cancer Surgery
Breast Cancer Treatment
Breast Exam
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Bronchoscopy
Burn Care Services
Cancer
Cancer Counseling
Cancer Treatment Complications
Captique™ Injection
Carcinoma
Carcinoma in Situ
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Casting
Central Line Insertion
Chest Trauma
Chest Wall Mass
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Chronic Appendicitis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Circumcision
Colectomy
Colic
Collagen Injection
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Mass
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Condyloma
Congenital Heart Defects
Conscious Sedation
Constipation
Contracture
Crohn's Disease
CT-Guided Biopsy
Cyst Aspiration
da Vinci® Assisted Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
da Vinci® Colectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Debridement
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Device Implantation and Extraction
Diabetic Foot Care
Diabetic Wound Care
Diagnostic Endoscopy
Diagnostic Ultrasound
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Digestive Disorders
Distal Pancreatectomy
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Duodenal Surgery
Duodenoscopy
Dysphagia
Elbow Pain
Electrolyte Disorders
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endocrine Cancer
Endocrine Disorders
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endometriosis
Endometriosis of Colon
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal pH Monitoring
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagogastroscopy
Esophagoscopy
Excision
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Neck Mass
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision of Submandibular Gland
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Facial Skin Cancer
Familial Polyposis
Female Pelvic Disorders
Fistula Repair
Fistula Testing
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fistulogram
Follicular Thyroid Cancer
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Functional Dyspepsia
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Ganglion Impar Block
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Genitourinary Cancers
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemicolectomy
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hylaform Injection
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hyperthrophic Scar
Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Injection
Injection Therapy
Intestinal Biopsy
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intra-Abdominal Mass
Invasive Breast Cancer
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Keloid Scar
Laceration
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
Laparotomy
Leg Venous Ulcer
Leukocytosis
Ligament Sprain
Ligation
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Liver Resection
Liver Resection, Partial
Liver Surgery
Lower Extremity Trauma
Lumpectomy
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma of the Breast
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Mass
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Melanoma Removal
Metabolic Disorders
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Metastatic Cancer
Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
Minimally Invasive Cystocele and Rectocele Repair
Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mole
Muscle Biopsy
Muscle Diseases
Myocutaneous Flaps
Neck Mass
Nerve Biopsy
Nerve Blocks
Neurolytic Nerve Block
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Obstructive Jaundice
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pain Pump
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatitis
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Pancytopenia
Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Parotidectomy
Partial Mastectomy
Pelvic Fistula Repair
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Pelvic Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Biopsy With Drainage
Percutaneous Umbilical Blood Cord Sampling (PUBS)
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phimosis
Phlebitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pilonidal Cyst
Poor Circulation
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Posterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Prolapse Repair
Prolapse Treatment
Pruritus Ani
Raynaud's Disease
Reconstructive Surgery
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Surgery
Rectocele
Rectovaginal Repair
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Restylane® Injections
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Robotic Assisted Procedure
Sarcoma
Scar Revision Surgery
Screening Colonoscopy
Scrotal Mass
Seborrheic Keratosis
Seborrhoea
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Sepsis
Shoulder Pain
Sigmoidoscopy
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Sinus Disorders
Skin Aging
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Skin Laxity
Skin Lesion Biopsy
Skin Procedures
Skin Surgery
Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Small Bowel Enteroscopy
Small Bowel Surgery
Small Intestine Disorders
Soft Tissue Disorders
Soft Tissue Injections
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stereotaxis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Stroke
Surgical Biopsy
Surgical Procedures
Suture Soft Tissue Wound
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thrombophlebitis
Thrombosis
Thymus Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Hernia
Tubular Carcinoma
Tumor Ablation
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Abdominal
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Ultrasound, Breast
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Upper Airway Obstruction
Upper Extremity Infection
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Fistula
Vaginal Prolapse
Varicocele
Varicose Vein Ligation
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein Treatment
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Ventral Hernia
Ventral Herniorrhaphy
Vulvar Cancer
Warts
Whipple Procedure
Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
Wound Care and Management
Wound Repair
Wounds
Wrinkles
Wrist Pain
X-Ray Guided Biopsy
Zenker's Diverticulum
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

About Me

Care Philosophy

Catering to patients on a personalized level is of the utmost importance to me. You can be assured of compassionate, intelligent, and meticulous surgical services.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    American Board Of Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Kern Med Ctr/Ucsd
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1993
    Kern Med Ctr/ Ucsd
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1986
    California State University Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alexander

4.6

Based on 65 reviews

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4 Stars
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1 Star
10.76923076923077%
(7)

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I would absolutely recommend Dr. Alexander to all my family and friends if they were ever in the situation of needing surgery. Dr. Alexander saved my life when I needed emergency surgery and he explained the situation well and was very honest and caring. The surgery went excellent and I’m on the...Read More
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I got 3 herinas fix by Dr, Alexander and they were well done, the Dr. and nurses were varry helpful i would recommend them to anyone who need herina surgery
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I went to see Dr. Alexander for a Hiatal Hernia I had been suffered from for years. He explained in detail how this surgery is done and all risks involved. Surgery was performed in less time than predicted. Pain, symptoms and discomfort after surgery are lot less than warned. Two days back from the...Read More
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My grandson needed a surgical procedure completed so he could return to summer school on the East Coast at the end of June. I contacted Dr. Alexander and the next week on Tuesday had a consultation appointment and had surgery the same week on Friday. The rapid response was greatly appreciated and...Read More
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