HomePhysiciansKarina Alexander, DO

Karina Alexander, DO

Philosophy of Care

I believe that the patient-physician relationship begins with trust and understanding the patient's expectations and goals. I strive to deliver patient-centered care with treatment plans that are individualized to each patient and to deliver care that is compassionate, while attaining the best possible outcome.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 33 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Plastic Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Spanish


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Aesthetic surgery of the face and body, Body contouring, Breast cancer reconstruction, General reconstruction


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    I enjoy cooking, reading and traveling.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/2009
    Degree DO

    RESIDENCY
    School Maimonides Medical Center
    Title General Surgery Resident

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Specialty Plastic Surgery

  • Memberships

    • American Osteopathic Association
    • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
    • Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Young Investigator Award - American Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons
    Date 10/2012

  • Media/Published Articles

    • “Reduction of suture associated inflammation after 28 days using novel biocompatible pseudoprotein poly(ester amide) biomaterials”. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2014 Jun 11. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33211.
  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Wound healing, tissue engineering


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 33 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    33 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    32 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    33 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    33 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    33 ratings


    Comments (3)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Dec 06, 2019
    First visit, been trying to resolve my problem for sometime, was relieved of the doctor's willingness to help.  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr Alexandar immediately assessed my concern and I was instructed to go to the hospital , where she met me upon admission. Dr Alexandar contacted the hospital and made all the necessary arrangements for a prompt See more  
    5.0
    Oct 21, 2019
    excellent experience  
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