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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Alexander, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Biopsy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Ear Surgery (Otologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Oophoritis (Ovary inflammation)
  • Otology
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Primary Headache Disorders
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Alexander graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse.


Dr. Alexander has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Spring Branch Medical Center 
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Maurice Alexander MD is a male Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Richard Alexander practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Houston, TX.
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