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About Dr. Joseph T Alexander

Dr. Joseph T Alexander, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Scarborough, ME. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Alexander is affiliated with Maine Medical Center. Dr. Alexander has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

30 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph T Alexander is Good. Dr. Joseph T Alexander has been rated by 30 patients. From those 30 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joseph T Alexander is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

MMP NEUROSURGERY AND SPINE

49 Spring St Ste 1
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 885-0011

Specialties

Dr. Joseph T Alexander has the following 1 specialty

  • Neurological Surgery

    A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
    In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Joseph T Alexander has the following 18 expertise

  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Laminectomy
  • Stroke
  • Cancer
  • Glioblastoma
  • Aneurysm
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Brain Tumor
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Craniotomy
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Infection
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Spinal Fractures

Reviews

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medical failure

waste of time. rude, ridiculous, very unprofessional, no help or concern for the patient. avoid at all cost. find a real doctor. this shames the medical profession.

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Quality of Life!!!

2016 now...had my spinal fusion in 2009, at the age of 52, and never looked back. Dr. Alexander dramatically improved my quality of life. I had gone from being reasonably active to not being able to walk to the bottom of my driveway without difficulty. After the surgery my back pain was gone, and once I healed, I felt "stable" and no longer had to "guard" every movement I made. I can do a 15 mile bike ride with ease. As far as recovery, it IS a surgery, but I was walking on the same day, was able to increase my activity daily, and 2 1/2 months later I went snow tubing.

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Three Stars

He would not help with problems after surgery, just grinned and said it wasn't his area.

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Four Stars

Patient came to Therapy Partners in Belfast for PT after surgery. Said Doc was Fantastic!

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Four Stars

Terrific dedicated surgeon. Excellent skills , performed a difficult spinal surgery, with total success. Highly recommended.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Specialty Practice

    NCQA Patient-Centered Specialty Practice

    NCQA-architect of America's most popular patient-centered medical home model-has extended medical home concepts to specialists: NCQA Patient-Centered Specialty Practice Recognition. Now, specialty practices committed to access, communication and care coordination can earn accolades as the "neighbors" that surround and inform the medical home and colleagues in primary care.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    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.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office processes to reduce errors and increase quality.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Alexander is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

    Graduated in 1985

  • Hospital Of Saint Raphael

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joseph T Alexander accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Choice PPO - ME
    • Anthem HMO Maine
    • Anthem Pathway Enhanced - ME
    • Anthem Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

MMP NEUROSURGERY AND SPINE, 49 Spring St Ste 1, Scarborough, ME
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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