Dr. Lucien Alexandre, MD, PhD, Doctor

Dr. Lucien Alexandre, MD, PhD

Doctor | Interventional Pain Medicine

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4350 Sheridan St 102 Hollywood FL, 33180
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4/5

About

Dr. Lucien Alexandre practices Pain Medicine in Hollywood, FL. Pain medicine is concerned with the prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients experiencing pain. Pain medicine physicians use a broad-based approach to treat all pain disorders, ranging from pain as a symptom of disease to pain as the primary disease. Dr. Alexandre serves as a consultant to other physicians but is often the principal treating physician, providing care at various levels; such as treating the patient directly, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitative services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other healthcare providers, and providing consultative services.

Education and Training

Albert Einstein College of Med MD, PhD 2011

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Pain Medicine (Psychiatry and Neurology)

Provider Details

Male English, Spanish, French

Areas of expertise and specialization

kyphoplastyspinal cord stimulationperipheral nerve stimulationvertiflexMinimally invasive lumbar decompressionDorsal root ganglion stimulationSacroiliac joint fusionAtypical facial painHeadaches

Professional Memberships

  • North American Neuromodulation Society  
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians  
  • American Academy of Neurology  
  • American society of pain and neuroscience  

Residency

  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

Treatments

  • Kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty, spinal cord stimulation, peripheral nerve stimulation, minimally invasive spine (MILD, Vertiflex, Minuteman)

Internships

  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

Fellowships

  • Harvard Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Society of Pain and Neuroscience, American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, North American Neuromodulation Society, Boston Pain Society

Articles and Publications

  • Radiofrequency Ablation of the Splanchnic Nerve and Superior Hypogastric Plexus for Chronic Abdominal Pain Status Post-Abdominal Surgery.Nazir Noor, Ivan Urits, Omar Viswanath, Lucien Alexandre, Alan D. KayeCureus 2020 Dec 20Mandibular Nerve Block for Long-Term Pain Relief in a Case of Refractory Burning Mouth Syndrome.Kassem H, Alexandre L, Urits I, Kaye AD, Viswanath OPain and therapy 2020-02-12Are steroids a beneficial adjunctive therapy in the immunosuppressed patient with herpes simplex virus encephalitisKarlo J. Lizarraga, Lucien C. Alexandre, Ciro Ramos-Estebanez, Amedeo MerendaCase Reports in Neurology 2013 Mar 21Nerve injury during the transpsoas approach for lumbar fusion.Houten, J. K., Alexandre, L. C., Nasser, R., Wollowick, A. L.J Neurosurg Spine 2011 Sep Impairment of developmental stem cell-mediated striatal neurogenesis and pluripotency genes in a knock-in model of Huntington's disease.Molero, A. E., Gokhan, S., Gonzalez, S., Feig, J. L., Alexandre, L. C., Mehler, M. F.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Dec 22 Electron microscopic immunocytochemical detection of PSD-95, PSD-93, SAP-102, and SAP-97 at postsynaptic, presynaptic, and nonsynaptic sites of adult and neonatal rat visual cortexChiye Aoki, Ilona J. Miko, Hysell V. Oviedo, Tamara Mikeladze-Dvali, Lucien Alexandre, Neal T. SweenSynapse 2001 Jun 15Journal Articles Spinal Cord Stimulaiton in the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain Associated with Syrinx Developed after Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection.Sakellariou A, Alexandre L, Gill J, Simopoulous T., PMCR - 2020Books/Book ChaptersThe Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Pain ManagementChapter: Emergencies in Pain MedicinePage 568 - 577Lucien C. Alexandre and Christopher GilliganEditors: Gary J. Brenner, MD, PhD and James P. Rathmell, MD.Publisher: Wolters KluwerPhiladelphiaEdition 4th2021Development of isolated femoral neuropathy following cryoablation of genitofemoral nerve in a patient with chronic genitofemoral neuralgia.Kassem H, Schwartz R, Alexandre L.ASRA, New Orleans, LA - 2019 Utilization of mandibular nerve block for long-term pain relief in a case of refractory burning mouth syndrome.Kassem H, Schwartz R, Peck J, Alexandre L.44 Th Annual Reg. Anesth. & Acute Pain Med., Las Vegas, NV - 2019 Inter-strain Variability in Susceptibility to Persistent Pain After Nerve Injuries in Mus Musculus.Alexandre L, Keeler B, Zhuang Z, Levitt R.American Academy of Pain Medicine, National Harbor, MD. - 2015 Long Term Follow-up of Patients with Symptomatic Synovial Cysts. 75% Treated with Percutaneous Rupture do not Require Surgical Treatment.Miller T, Steinberger J, Alexandre L, Burns J, BrookAmerican Society Spine Radiology, Miami Beach, FL - 2014 End of critical period is concurrent with the reduction of NR2B subunit from synapses.Erisir A, Alexandre L.Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA - 2000Synaptic, membranous and cytoplasmic localization of PSD-95: EM-immunocytochemical detection within intact developing cortical neuropil.Aoki, C., Oviedo, H., Alexandre, L., and Bredt, DS.Society for Neuroscience, Miami Beach, FL - 1999Subcellular localization of SAP97, PSD-95, PSD-93 and a novel PSD-95 binding protein, 47k, at synaptic and nonsynaptic sites in intact visual cortex: an EM-immuno-cytochemical study.Aoki C, Shusterman Z, Kasat M, Bak M, Alexandre L, and Bredt DS.Society for Neuroscience, Los Angeles, CA - 1998

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Perseverance

Hobbies / Sports

  • Kayaking, learning languages

Favorite professional publications

  • Pain Medicine

Dr. Lucien Alexandre, MD, PhD's Practice location

Pain Care Specialists of Florida

4350 Sheridan St 102 -
Hollywood, FL 33180
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