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About Dr. Brian M Alexander
Dr. Brian M Alexander, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA, with another office in Boston, MA. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology. Dr. Alexander is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth, Quincy Mental Health Center and Emerson Hospital. Dr. Alexander has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Brian M Alexander has the following 1 specialty
- Radiation Oncology
A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.<br>These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.
Dr. Brian M Alexander has the following 3 expertise
- Radiation Therapy
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Dr. Brian M Alexander is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Nicest 'covering MD" I've yet to meet
Self-verified patient of Dr. Brian M Alexander - Posted on March 21st, 2017
Ususally, an MD "covering" a patient for another MD, knows little or nothing about the individual patients he or she may be asked to evaluate; This "I'm just covering" attitude is deeply entrenced in the US medical student/attending experience. (I am a US trained board certified MD) Dr Alexander was "just covering" :for my neuro-oncologist and was; extremely patient, kind and helpful with a very confused patient. His ability to rise way above expectations is surely an small example of what he offers his own patient panel and the general DFCI community at large. patients hope to encounter at all times, but usually don't and its
Self-verified patient of Dr. Brian M Alexander - Posted on February 19th, 2014
Self-verified patient of Dr. Brian M Alexander - Posted on October 23rd, 2012
no compassion, no bedside manner
Self-verified patient of Dr. Brian M Alexander - Posted on August 2nd, 2012
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Dr. Alexander is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
14 Years Experience
University Of Michigan Medical School
Graduated in 2004
Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Brian M Alexander accepts the following insurance providers.
- Anthem Preferred Blue Network - NH
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
- First Health PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim PPO
- Humana Choice POS
Tufts Health Plan
- Tufts PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Dr. Brian M Alexander is similar to the following 4 Doctors near Boston, MA.