Dr. Richard Alexander, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 44
  
Dr. Alexander

Wsp - Holly Springs Medical Group

500 Holly Springs Rd Ste 100 Holly Springs, NC 27540

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(984) 225-2558

Dr. Richard Alexander, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Holly Springs, NC and has over 10 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alexander has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions, Otologic Care, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wake Forest University medical school in 2010. He is affiliated with Central Carolina Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alexander to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alexander accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Practice Areas

Upper Respiratory Conditions

Upper respiratory specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as infections, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and whooping cough (pertussis) that affect the upper part of the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, larynx, and lungs.Compare with other Upper Respiratory Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 78% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Sinusitis more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Allergic Rhinitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 73% of their peers

Otologic Care

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Outer Ear Infection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Outer Ear Infection more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Tinnitus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Tinnitus more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Deafness
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Deafness more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Care

Ear, nose and throat care specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting those areas, including ear infections, tonsilitis, hearing loss, and sinus problems.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Care specialists.

Typically treats 80% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Ear Ache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Ear Ache more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

TMJ
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats TMJ more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Earwax Buildup more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Sleep Disorders more than 57% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 57% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alexander treats Sleep Apnea more than 56% of their peers

Dr. Alexander treats this condition more than 56% of their peers

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Dr. Alexander's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Alexander, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Holly Springs, NC and has over 10 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alexander has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions, Otologic Care, and Ear,...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Wake Forest University
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Practice

Wsp - Holly Springs Medical Group500 Holly Springs Rd Ste 100 Holly Springs, NC 27540
1

Central Carolina ENT Assoc PA

Central Carolina Hearing Aid Associates1915 K M WICKER MEMORIAL DR Sanford, NC 27330
2

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Central Carolina Hospital

Sanford, NC

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average