Ruben Alexander, MD, is a board-certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain management specialist at Las Vegas Spine & Pain Center, serving adults at three convenient locations in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Dr. Alexander began his career pursuits at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, earning his undergraduate degree as the valedictorian. The following year, he enrolled at The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, earning his Doctor of Medicine. During his time at Penn, Dr. Alexander served as the co-chair of the Student National Medical Association.
Before entering private practice, Dr. Alexander completed an internship in general surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and an anesthesiology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Alexander thrived in the position, earning the title of chief resident in his final year.
Before joining the team at Las Vegas Spine & Pain Center, Dr. Alexander returned to Emory University and completed an ACGME-accredited fellowship. That opportunity taught him a more comprehensive approach to pain management, enhancing his knowledge and expertise.
Outside of work, Dr. Alexander is very active in the community. He regularly volunteers abroad in medically underserved places, sharing his knowledge and compassion with others. Dr. Alexander is a family man who loves the arts and spending time with his wife and two daughters. He’s also active and enjoys golfing and fitness.
Dr. Alexander welcomes anyone seeking treatment for acute or chronic pain to Las Vegas Spine & Pain Center today.