Dr. Ruben Alexander
Board Certified Anesthesiologist
Dr. Ruben G. Alexander, M.D. is board-certified in anesthesiology and the sub specialty of interventional pain management. He has been practicing in the Las Vegas area since 2017. In his free time, he enjoys movies, fitness, photography, golf and movies.
About Ruben Alexander
Dr. Alexander graduated as the valedictorian from Morehouse College with a perfect 4.0 GPA in the rigorous biology department. The next stop for Ruben was in Philadelphia. While in Philly, he attended the Ivy-League institution, The University of Pennsylvania. He completed medical school at Penn as a 21st Century Gamble Scholar extolling the virtues of scholarship and community involvement. He served as co-chair of Penn’s chapter of the Student National Medical Association and as a member of the Student Standards Committee. He had fun while in med school too by playing on the intranet-mural flag football team.
After Dr. Alexander completed medical school, he completed an internship in general surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. In 2012, Dr. Alexander left Philadelphia and went to Brooklyn, NY for residency. While at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Dr. Alexander learned the art and science of anesthesiology. He completed residency in 2016 and was selected as a chief resident, serving as a distinguished leader in his final year.
The last step of Dr. Alexander’s formal training was completed in the field of pain management at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. His ACGME-accredited fellowship experience allowed him many opportunities for diagnosing and treating acute and chronic pain states. He became well versed in appropriate history-taking, examination skills, and interpretation of studies/imaging as part of the approach to dealing with pain.
Dr. Alexander brings his expertise in medical management and interventional skills in order to help patients dealing with acute and chronic pain states. He is revered by both peers and patients alike. He has earned awards and accolades such as induction into honor societies (Phi Beta Kappa at Morehouse and Alpha Omega Alpha at SUNY Downstate) and being named a Gamble 21st Century Scholar and FOCUS Research Fellow at Penn. Dr. Alexander has been voted among the Top Doctors (MyVegas Magazine) and has served as a panelist for the 100 Black Men of America. Additionally, Dr. Alexander serves not only his local community but also serves abroad in medically underserved communities, sharing his knowledge and compassion to those in need.
Dr. Alexander hails from Atlanta, Georgia, and lives in the southwest Vegas area with his wife, Alisha, and two daughters, Sarai and Rylee. In his free time, he enjoys movies, fitness, photography, golf and movies.
Dr. Alexander graduated as the valedictorian from Morehouse College with a perfect 4.0 GPA.
Dr. Alexander completed an ACGME-accredited fellowship in pain management at Emory University in Atlanta, GA
Dr. Alexander attended the Ivy-League institution, The University of Pennsylvania. He completed medical school at Penn as a 21st Century Gamble Scholar extolling the virtues of scholarship and community involvement.
Dr. Alexander has been voted among the Top Doctors (MyVegas Magazine)
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