Dr. Alexandra K Schwartz MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Alexandra Schwartz is an orthopedic surgeon in San Diego, California. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UC San Diego Health System and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System. She received her medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 14 years. She is one of 17 doctors at UC San Diego Health System and one of 24 at Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
Are you Dr. Alexandra Schwartz? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile
Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma
Education & Medical Training
Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1999
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1994
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
CA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Awards, Honors & Recognition
Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Publications & Presentations
Ultrasound-guided (needle-in-plane) perineural catheter insertion: the effect of catheter-insertion distance on postoperative analgesia.
Ilfeld, B.M., Sandhu, N.S., Loland, V.J., Madison, S.J., Suresh, P.J., Mariano, E.R., Bishop, M.L., Schwartz, A.K., Lee, D.K.
Combat versus civilian open tibia fractures: the effect of blast mechanism on limb salvage.
Doucet, J.J., Galarneau, M.R., Potenza, B.M., Bansal, V., Lee, J.G., Schwartz, A.K., Dougherty, A.L., Dye, J., Hollingsworth-Fridlund, P., Fortlage, D., Coimbra, R.
Hallux, sesamoid, and first metatarsal injuries.
Lee, D.K., Mulder, G.D., Schwartz, A.K.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Anthem Blue Access PPO
- Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
- Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
- BCBS California PPO
- BCBS Illinois PPO
- Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
- Capital Blue Cross PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
- Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
- Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
- Multiplan PPO
- Network Health Plan HMO
- Network Health Plan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
- WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
Help Us Keep the "U.S. News Doctor Finder" Current
If you are aware of information on this pagethat is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.
*Required Field | Your email will not be used for marketing.
Your Message Has Been Submitted
As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.
Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted
Please try again later, or E-mail your message to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.
200 W Arbor Dr # Mc8670
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: (858) 657-8200
Fax: (858) 657-8235