Timothy Alexander, M.D., F.R.C.S., Edinburgh, SCT, U.K.
Unlike many other surgeons who earned different medical specialties before deciding to become plastic surgeons, Dr Timothy Alexander always new he wanted to dedicate his professional life to the art of Cosmetic Surgery. This passion caused him to spend his early years as a surgeon traveling around the world learning new and different techniques from some of the world’s top plastic surgeons.
Dr. Alexander’s exceptional training and vast experience allow him to achieve the best results for even the most challenging cosmetic and plastic surgery cases. Moreover, this training when combined with his 30 years of active practice, make him one of the best trained and most experienced plastic surgeons in Florida. Dr. Alexander specializes in all aspects of cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body for both, Female and Male patients. But look past the qualifications and you will discover that he has something equally important to offer: a philosophy of patient care that involves honesty and open communication.
Dr. Alexander’s education and training are also unique among his peers. He completed his medical education at the Otago University Medical School in Dunedin, New Zealand and his internship in general surgery at the Napier Hospital in Napier, New Zealand. Dr. Alexander then completed a series of four residencies in General and Plastic Surgery, including terms as Surgical Resident at University of Hawaii in Honolulu, Hawaii, Emergency Room Physician at Princess Margaret Hospital in Nassau, Bahamas, Registrar in Surgery at Royal Perth Hospital in Perth, Australia, and Registrar in Surgery at Burwood Hospital in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Dr. Alexander pursued his Plastic Surgery Residency by serving terms as Senior House Surgeon at the Hospital for Sick Children in London, England, Registrar in Plastic Surgery at Royal Naval Hospital in Plymouth, England and Registrar in Plastic Surgery at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bradford, England.
Upon completing his residencies, Dr. Alexander continued his training in plastic surgery by completing two fellowships. First, he trained as a Maytag Fellow at the University of Miami under the tutelage of Dr. Ralph Millard, who is recognized nationally and internationally as one of the greatest authorities in the field of plastic surgery and who was nominated one of the “Ten Plastic Surgeons of the Millennium” by the members of the American Society of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Alexander is a member of the Millard Society (An international elite group of plastic surgeons, founded by Dr. Millard).
After completing the Maytag Fellowship, Dr. Alexander was accepted as a Fellow of Plastic Surgery under the guidance of two additional renowned surgeons, Dr. Thomas J. Baker and Dr. Howard L. Gordon. Dr’s. Baker and Gordon organize the internationally recognized Baker and Gordon Symposium in Miami, Florida which exposes plastic surgeons to new cosmetic surgery techniques each year.
Committed to staying current with the latest advances in plastic surgery, Dr. Alexander keeps up to date by regularly attending to domestic and international symposiums and continuing education programs in the field of Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Alexander was elected Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, SCT., U.K. in 1976. Established more than 500 years ago, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, SCT., U.K. is one of the oldest surgical corporations in the world
Dr. Alexander has privileges at Larking Hospital, Miami, FL, and Plantation General Hospital, Plantation, FL.