Dr. Thomas Alexander, MD

Dr. Thomas Alexander, MD

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Dr. Thomas Alexander, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

9350 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alexander performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ear Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Meniere's Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Alexander's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alexander "Dr. Thomas Alexander is a neurotologist and skull base surgeon with expertise in the treatment of tumors of the skull base and complex problems related to the ear. He is board-certified in both Neurotology and Otolaryngology. Dr. Alexander specializes in the treatment of skull base tumors such as acoustic neuromas, glomus tumors, meningiomas, and other cranial nerve schwannomas. He has expertise in surgery for restoration of hearing, including cochlear implants, stapedectomy, ossicular reconstruction, Baha implants, and implantable hearing aids. Dr. Alexander received his MD degree from Duke University School of Medicine. He also completed advanced training in clinical research and received a Master of Health Sciences degree through a joint program with the Duke Clinical Research Institute and the National Institutes of Health. He completed his otolaryngology residency and advanced fellowship training in Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery at UC San Diego."

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alexander does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • UCSD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • UCSD - Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • UCSD - Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alexander has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alexander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alexander's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alexander to family and friends
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Dr. Alexander'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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