Dr. James McAlexander, DPM

Dr. James McAlexander, DPM

Podiatry  |  

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Dr. James McAlexander, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Gig Harbor, WA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from California College of Podiatric Medicine in 1988 and specializes in podiatry and orthopedic foot & ankle surgery.

Gig Harbor Foot & Ankle Clinic

3309 56th St NW Ste 108

Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Washington State
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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

Nail Avulsion and Excision
more than 38% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McAlexander "Serving those in need as for the Lord Jesus."


  • Podiatry
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine


  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.


  • University of Puget Sound
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • American Lake Veterans Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Co2 Laser Surgery, Wound Management, Podiatric Surgery
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McAlexander has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McAlexander's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McAlexander to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. McAlexander's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Gig Harbor, WA
Dr.McAlexander is thorough, effective, personable and respectful. He is an excellent diagnostician and provides appropriate treatment.
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Hello! Thank you for this wonderful review. It is my pleasure to tend to your foot issues. It is nice to know that my office is accomplishing the high standards that are essential for a pleasant office visit.

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in Milton, WA
Thoroughly explains things. Gives options. Takes treatment very seriously..
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I do appreciate that you took the time to review me and my office. I am very pleased to see that we are providing the care and office environment that is important for our practice.

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in Lakewood,WA
I first.me Dr Mcexander when I was in the hospital for an.abscessed diabetic foot ulcer.. He is very kind and caring. Very straight foreward. Will continue to see him for diabetic foot care. He is the bedt :)
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