Dr. Steven Alexander MD Pediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Steven Alexander is a pediatric nephrologist in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including California Pacific Medical Center and Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Alexander accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at California Pacific Medical Center and one of 9 at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology.

Are you Dr. Alexander? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Clinical Interests: Nephrotic Syndrome, Renal Dialysis, Hypertension, Kidney Transplantation, Glomerulonephritis

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1971–1972

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1974–1976

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1976–1978

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 28 years in Pediatric Nephrology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Type 1 diabetes mellitus and epilepsia partialis continua in a 6-year-old boy with elevated anti-GAD65 antibodies.
Olson, J. A., Olson, D. M., Sandborg, C., Alexander, S., Buckingham, B.

The Prospective Pediatric Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (ppCRRT) Registry: a critical appraisal.
Sutherland, S. M.,Goldstein, S. L.,Alexander, S. R.

AKI in Hospitalized Children: Epidemiology and Clinical Associations in a National Cohort.
Sutherland, S. M.,Ji, J.,Sheikhi, F. H.,Widen, E.,Tian, L.,Alexander, S. R.,Ling, X. B.

See all 39 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Pediatric Nephrologists

See all Pediatric Nephrologists near Palo Alto, CA See all Pediatric Nephrologists in California

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 doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.