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Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Stephen Alex MD 6705 SW 57th Ave Ste 304 South Miami, FL 33143 Get Directions

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Hand Surgeon

Biography

Dr. Stephen Alex, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in South Miami, FL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Alex is affiliated with West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Coral Gables Hospital, South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital of Miami.

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    4.7
    based on 26 total surveys (5 with reviews)
    Dr. Alex's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
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    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Reviews (5)
    in Aventura, FL |
    Dr. Alex was Fantastic. He diagnosed my pain in my hand immediately and provided a solution. Thank you for your time and your expertise.
    in Miami |
    The experience with Dr. Alex has been excellent. He achieves a harmonious combination of his knowledge and experience with a great sense of humanity and sensitivity that gives the patient the assurance that everything will be well. The entire process of my surgery flowed successfully. It was a great peace of mind to know that he was in charge of healing my hand. His office is comfor-table, clean, and very organized.His team is synchroned, experienced and friendly to patients. Thank you ! :)
    in Miami, FL 33185 |
    Ti have been a patient of Dr Alex for many years, he has performed surgery on both my hands, for which I have no problems. He is an outstanding phycisian with excellent bed manners, who explains clear the procedures to perform. I'm very satisfied with him and will return every time.
    in Miami, FL |
    Wonderful dr.great professional office. Great service. I'm super happy with my hand surgery
    in Miami, FL |
    Excellent Dr.the best hand specialist in Miami. Great Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist.
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    Dr. Alex's Care Philosophy

    Hand Surgeon

    Dr. Alex's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Ligament Rupture
    • Hand Pain
    • Herniated Disc
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Limb Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of California-San Francisco Medical Center

      Graduated in 1984

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)

      Completed in 1989

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center

      Completed in 1989

    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Of Pittsburgh Mc-South Side

      Completed in 1989

    • Undergraduate School
      University Of Rochester

      Graduated in 1982

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Amputation
    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement