Dr. Randall Alexander, MD

Dr. Randall Alexander, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Randall Alexander, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

2061 Peachtree Rd NE Ste 500

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

(404) 352-3522

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hand Fracture
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Alexander's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alexander "Randall Alexander, MD, with Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow in Atlanta and Marietta, Georgia, trained with renowned experts in New York, Dallas, and Europe before bringing his expertise to the Atlanta region. He specializes in sports medicine, shoulder arthroscopy, and minimally invasive surgical techniques. His passion for restoring arm function to patients so they can return to living active lives is at the core of his practice. Dr. Alexander's certifications include: Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery While his formal medical education was completed in the United States, his ongoing training took him around the world: Medical degree: Louisiana State University in New Orleans Orthopedic surgery residency: University of South Carolina Fellowship training in shoulder, elbow, and hand surgery: Roosevelt Hospital in New York City and at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas, Texas Training in shoulder and arm surgery from renowned experts: Dr. Christian Gerber in Zurich, Switzerland Dr. Gilles Walch in Lyon, France Dr. Marc Garcia-Elias in Barcelona, Spain Dr. Alexander remains actively involved in professional organizations on the local, state, and national level, with one of the most notable being: Georgia Society for Surgery of the Hand: Program Chair for 8 years and President in 2012 Like other members of the Georgia Hand Shoulder Elbow team, Dr. Alexander stays active in medical education. He's a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Emory University, where he has held a faculty appointment since 2002."


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Care Philosophy

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5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

65  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Disorders


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41  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Palmetto Richland Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St. Lukes/Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Christian Gerber, MD, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • Gilles Walch, MD, Clinique Ste Anne Lumiere, Lyon, Spain
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • Marc Garcia-Elias, MD, Institut Kaplan, Barcelona, Spain
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alexander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alexander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander to family and friends
127 total reviews (34 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (127)

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Dr. Alexander's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (34)

I fractured my scaphoid and Dr. Alexander couldn't have been better throughout the healing process. He showed me the X-Rays and pointed out exactly where the fracture was and explained how we would both work towards a speedy recovery. I feel it is important for you to understand your injury just as...more
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I fell on my left elbow in April. Dr. Alexander was recommended as the best person in Atlanta to operate on me by my previous orthopedist. I was scheduled for surgery one week later but Dr. Alexander arranged to perform this procedure 2 days later on Saturday. He carefully supervised my post-op...more
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I incurred a sports injury to my hand resulting in a fracture to my hand. Dr. Alexander and his staff were very responsive, professional, and pleasant. Fracture was splinted with great recovery.
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Based on Dr. Alexander's high reviews on Health Grades, I chose him to repair a distal bicep tendon tear. Dr. Alexander was awesome through the entire process from initial consult to surgery and post-op. He clearly explained my options and answered all my questions to help me make the best choice...more
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Dr. Alexander was so helpful and kind, working with me on cubital tunnel syndrome solutions and even going over and above to address other existing health issues that turned out to be an underlying issue.
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