Dr. Alexander provides a personal and long-term commitment to all of his patients, broad knowledge and skill in diagnosis and treatment, and a caring bedside manner which encompasses the humanistic qualities of integrity, respect, compassion, sensitivity, and listening.

To provide patients with the latest in health and wellness, Dr. Alexander incorporates the principles of Integrative Medicine into all aspects of his practice.



Edwin R. Alexander, M.D., M.Sc. CLICK FOR

EDUCATION
University of California
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

1986-1990

Hahnemann University
Medical Science Track Program (MSTP)
1990-1991

American University
Masters of Science in Basic Medical Sciences

1991-1993

American University/Wayne State University, Affiliated Hospitals
Doctor of Medicine
1991-1995

Cedar’s Sinai Medical Center
Clinical Cardiology Research
1996

East Tennessee State University – James H. Quillen College of Medicine
Internship in Internal Medicine

1997-1998

East Tennessee State University – James H. Quillen College of Medicine
Residency in I
nternal Medicine
1998-2000

LICENSURE
State of California - Licensed Physician and Surgeon

CERTIFICATION
American Board of Internal Medicine - Board Qualified

CLINICAL POSITIONS
Private Practice – Internal Medicine
Orange, California

2001 - Present

Attending Staff Physician – Internal Medicine
St. Joseph Hospital

2001 - Present

Staff Physician - St. Joseph Hospital Wound Center
2002 - Present

Clinical Assistant – Putnam Cardiology Associates
2000-2001

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIAITION MEMBERSHIPS
Orange County Medical Association
2001 - Present
California Medical Association
2001 - Present
American Medical Association
1998 - Present
American College of Physicians – Associate Member
1997 - Present

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION ACTIVITIES
Orange County Medical Association Legislative Committee
2001-Present

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
Institutional Review Board
2002 - Present
Medicine Core Committee
2002 - Present
Medicine Quality Enhancement Committee
2002 - Present
Infection Control Committee
2002 - Present
Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committe
2001 - Present

HONORS
California Foundation for Biochemical Research
Research Fellowship - 1990

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
Oberman, A., Sheps, D., Barton, B., Gardin, J., Brunner, R.L., Alexander, R., Chui, A.
Heart Rate Variability is Associated with Chest Pain but not ST-Segment Depression in a Population of Post-Menopausal Women: An Ancillary Study of the Women’s Health Initiative American College of Cardiology Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana -
November, 2000
University of Florida, Gainesville

Hedayati-Rad, A., Coin, B., Alexander, E.R., Molloy M.D., Cercek, B., Shah, P.K., Kaul, S.
Inhibitors of Reactive Oxygen Species Suppress Low Density Lipoprotein-Induced Augmentation of Platelet Aggregation
American College of Cardiology Conference, Anaheim, CA, March, 1997 (Abstract)
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center/UCLA

COMMUNITY SERVICE
Presidential Partners of St. Joseph Hospital -Lecture on Healthy 2002
St. Joseph Hospital Senior Health Fair – Lecture on Stroke
2002
Orange Women’s Club – Lecture on Heart Disease - 2002
The Matthew Colby Foundation, Inc. – Member, Board of Directors "Public Awareness of Head Injury" - 2001
Tustin Senior Center – Lecture on Osteoporosis - 2001
Santa Ana Senior Center – Lecture on Dementia - 2001

HOBBIES/INTERESTS
Flying (FAA Certified Private Pilot), Chess, Doctors for Social Responsibility, Health and Wellness