Dr. Margaret Alexander, MD

Dr. Margaret Alexander, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
(32)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Margaret Alexander, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.

9100 Old Georgetown Rd

Bethesda, MD 20814

Contact Information

(301) 564-4966

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hysteroscopy
high
more than 87% of peers
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
16

Procedures

  • Colposcopy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Columbia Presbyterian
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alexander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alexander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander to family and friends
2.8
based on 32 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Alexander's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

in Hyattsville, MD |
Dr. Alexander is AMAZING. She is genuinely caring and very knowledgeable of her profession. The staff are professional and super friendly. The office is well kept and lots to read such as Top Doctor Awards, patient letters and cards of excellent service Dr. Alexander performed for them and myself....more
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I have never written a negative review before, but I am shocked by the lack of respect this practice has demonstrated for patients' time. In total I waited 90 minutes in the waiting room and another 10-15 in the "small room" before I had to give up and leave. I had let the receptionist and aid know...more
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Bethesda, MD |
Always a very long wait, no matter what time I go. Staff is inattentive. Once, it took 10 minutes for the person who opened the door for me to come back and give me the sign in tablet. Dr. Alexander is also not very efficient. I came in for a pap smear and IUD consult. After the pap smear, she gave...more
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Washington, DC |
I had a wonderful experience with Dr Alexander She saved my life. The other doctor missed by cancer. Thanks to her I am cancer free. She has a terrific bedside manner, is caring and kind.
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Bethesda, MD |
Dr Alexander is an amazing doctor and you can tell she cares about her patients. She sits down and listens to you and treats you with respect and she's so personable. I learned be going to her.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alexander accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Alexander has admitting privileges

Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Rd NW
Washington, DC 20016
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