Dr. Charlotte Alexander received
her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in
Galveston where she completed her internship in general surgery and residency
in orthopedics. She then completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship at
Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
Board certified by the
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Alexander specializes in surgery of
the hand and upper extremity. She is a Fellow of the American Society for
Surgery of the Hand and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and holds a certificate of added qualification in hand
clinical interests include arthritis, arthritis of the hand, carpal tunnel syndrome,
fractures, hand and upper extremity injuries, hand surgery, nerve injuries, tendon
repair, tennis elbow and wrist surgery.
Dr. Alexander is a clinical associate professor at the
University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She volunteers at the
Shriner's Burn Hospital in Galveston and at Shriner's Hospital for Crippled
Children in Houston. She and her husband, also a physician, have been active in
medical mission work in Central America.
of many medical professional societies, Dr. Alexander serves on the Houston Academy of Medicine Board, the Memorial
Hermann Hospital Board and the Memorial Hermann System Quality Committee.
She is a former president of the Southwest branch of the Harris County Medical
Society and former Chief of Staff at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.
Houston residents, Dr.
Alexander and her husband have four children and four grandchildren.