Robert G. Alexander, M.D., MPH is the Medical Director for The Alexander Group and has forged a 30 year career in medicine and medical policy issues. As an Assistant Undersecretary of Health, Education and Welfare (the precursor organization to HHS), Dr. Alexander was active in medical policy making and legislative initiatives. He left Washington to forge a career in medical practice. While primarily dedicated to the well-being and health of his patients, he continued to work with national medical associations to educate lawmakers on the issues facing the healthcare system today.
Dr. Alexander earned a Master of Public Health from Yale University, and Bachelor of Arts and Doctor of Medicine degrees at Boston University. He performed an Ophthalmic Residency at the Kresge Eye Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, and the University of West Virginia, Morgantown.
He is a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, the Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, the AMA, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He is affiliated with Hallmark Health/Melrose-Wakefield and Lawrence Memorial Hospitals, and is a director of the North Shore Cataract and Laser Center.
He established his office in Stoneham in 1980. A native of Medford, Massachusetts, he resides in Winchester, MA with his wife and family.
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