Dr. Owen Ala, MD

Dr. Owen Ala, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male
(4)
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Dr. Owen Ala, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Anchorage, AK. He has been practicing for 9 years. Dr. Ala is affiliated with Alaska Regional Hospital.

3801 Lake Otis Pkwy Ste 300

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 562-2277

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ala does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ala has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ala to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Ala's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Anchorage, AK |
Very professional and excellent surgeon! I had deep tissue laceration on my hand and he fixed it perfect! Back to tying flies for fishing and playing my guitar! Thanks!!
in Anchorage, AK |
Very professional and knowledgeable informing me of procedure he planned to perform. Put me at ease and seemed very trustworthy. Surgery went exactly as he described and I am very pleased with the results.
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Dr. Ala accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Ala has admitting privileges

Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK 99508
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