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Gerald J. Alexander, M.D.

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About Dr. Gerald J. Alexander

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.

Education 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 (Spine Surgery)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Conditions Treated
  • Acute Spinal Fracture (Spine & Neck)
  • Adolescent Spine Disorder (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) (Pain Management)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS) (Spine & Neck)
  • Failed Laminectomy Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • Failed Laminectomy Syndrome (Pain Management)
  • Herniated Disc (Pain Management)
  • Herniated Disc (Spine & Neck)
  • 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 (Spine (Pediatric))
  • Piriformis Syndrome (Pain Management)
  • Piriformis Syndrome (Spine & Neck)
  • 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 (Pain Management)
  • Spinal Stenosis (Spine & Neck)
  • 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
  • Disc Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Spine Surgery