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Gerald J Alexander M.D.

(714) 634-4567
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Area of Expertise
  • Pain Management
  • Hip
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Spine & Neck
Medical Practice:
  • Orthopedic Specialty Institute Medical Group of OC
Accepting New Patients:
  • Yes
Address
280 South Main Street, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868
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Address
16300 Sand Canyon Avenue, Suite 511
Irvine, CA 92618
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Education & Training

Medical Education - Loma Linda University School of Medicine (Medical Doctor)
Internship - Loma Linda University Medical Center (General Surgery)
Residency - Loma Linda University Medical Center (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Fellowship - David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Physician Bio

Dr. Gerald J. Alexander attended medical school at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, CA, subsequently serving his orthopaedic surgery residency at Loma Linda as well. His fellowships include Spine Surgery at UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Alexander is certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

His memberships include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the California Orthopaedic Association, and the Orange County Medical Association.

Dr. Alexander grew up in Edmonton, Canada and moved to California for undergraduate studies in 1984. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Pacific Union College in 1988. He attended Loma Linda University Medical School and received his MD degree in 1993. He then completed a five-year residency in orthopedic surgery and went on to UCLA for fellowship training in spinal surgery. Dr. Alexander has been practicing in Orange County since 1999. He is a Qualified Medical Examiner and board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Spinal Fracture (Spine & Neck)
  • Arthritis (Spine & Neck)
  • Bulging Disc (Spine & Neck)
  • Cervical Fracture (Spine & Neck)
  • Cervical Radiculopathy (Pain Management)
  • Cervical Stenosis (Spine & Neck)
  • Coccydynia / Tailbone Pain (Spine & Neck)
  • Compression Fracture from Osteoporosis (Spine & Neck)
  • Degenerative Back and Neck Disorders (Spine & Neck)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease (Pain Management)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease (Spine & Neck)
  • Disc, Facet and Nerve Root Pain (Pain Management)
  • Facet Joint Arthritis (Pain Management)
  • Facet Joint Pain (Pain Management)
  • Facet Joint Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS) (Spine & Neck)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS) (Pain Management)
  • Failed Laminectomy Syndrome (Pain Management)
  • Failed Laminectomy Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • Herniated Disc (Spine & Neck)
  • Herniated Disc (Pain Management)
  • Kyphosis (Spine & Neck)
  • Low Back Pain (Pain Management)
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy (Pain Management)
  • Muscle Strain (Spine & Neck)
  • Myelopathy / Spinal Cord Injury (Spine & Neck)
  • Neck Pain (Pain Management)
  • Neck Sprain (Spine & Neck)
  • Osteoarthritis (Pain Management)
  • Osteoarthritis of the Spine / Spine Osteoarthritis (Spine & Neck)
  • Osteomyelitis / Bone Infection (Spine & Neck)
  • Osteoporosis (Spine & Neck)
  • Paget's Disease (Spine & Neck)
  • Pediatric Orthopedics (Pediatric Orthopedics)
  • Piriformis Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • Piriformis Syndrome (Pain Management)
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • Radiculopathy (Pain Management)
  • Radiculopathy / Pinched Nerve (Spine & Neck)
  • Ruptured Disc (Spine & Neck)
  • Sciatica (Pain Management)
  • Sciatica (Spine & Neck)
  • Sciatica (Hip)
  • Scoliosis (Spine & Neck)
  • SI Joint Dysfunction / Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (Pain Management)
  • SI Joint Pain / Sacroiliac Joint Pain (Spine & Neck)
  • SI Joint Pain / Sacroiliac Joint Pain (Hip)
  • Slipped Disc (Spine & Neck)
  • Spina Bifida (Spine & Neck)
  • Spinal Deformities (Spine & Neck)
  • Spinal Infections (Spine & Neck)
  • Spinal Stenosis (Spine & Neck)
  • Spinal Stenosis (Pain Management)
  • Spinal Tumors (Spine & Neck)
  • Spine Fractures (Spine & Neck)
  • Spondylolisthesis (Pain Management)
  • Spondylolisthesis (Spine & Neck)
  • Spondylolysis (Spine & Neck)
  • Spondylolysis (Pain Management)
  • Thoracic Conditions (Spine & Neck)
  • Traumatic Spinal Injury (Spine & Neck)
  • Whiplash (Spine & Neck)

Procedures Performed

  • Disc Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Spine Surgery