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Dr. Michael J Alexander, MD

Dr. Michael J Alexander, MD

Neurological Surgeon, Radiologist

26 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Michael J. Alexander, MD, has led and participated in numerous research projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and industry. Over the past five years, his clinical research has focused on four primary areas: brain aneurysms (for example, Alexander was the institutional principal investigator for the Liberty trial and the FRED flow diverter trial), atherosclerotic disease (cholesterol plaque) of the carotid arteries and cerebral arteries (Alexander was a leader on the initial steering committee of the NIH-funded SAMMPRIS trial, was the institutional principal investigator on the SAPPHIRE WW carotid stent trial, and was the national principal investigator for the WEAVE intracranial stent trial), acute embolic stroke (he was co-investigator of the NIH-funded MR Rescue stroke trial and institutional principal investigator for the POSITIVE, THERAPY, START and PICS stroke trials), and cerebral (brain) hemorrhage (he was co-investigator in the NIH-funded MISTIE 3 and CLEAR 3 intracranial hemorrhage trials).

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Neurological Surgeon

    Radiologist

    Education & Training

    Barrow Neurological Institute (Fellowship)

    UCLA Medical Center (Fellowship)

    Georgetown University Hospital (Residency)

    UCLA Medical Center (Residency)

    Doctorate - Georgetown University School of Medicine

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Alexander's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

    (310) 423-3277

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    Neurosurgery - Pavilion

    127 S San Vicente Blvd #A6600

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

    (310) 423-7900

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Michael Alexander accepting new patients?

    Yes, Michael Alexander is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Michael Alexander offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Alexander's office at (310) 423-3277 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Michael Alexander offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Alexander's office at (310) 423-3277 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Michael Alexander speak?

    Michael Alexander speaks English.

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