Frederick Alexander, M.D.

Specialties:

Infectious Disease
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Dr. Frederick Alexander is board-certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases.

He earned his medical degree from the Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago.  He completed his residency at Lutheran General Hospital.  He completed a fellowship in infectious diseases at Loyola University Medical Center and spent time at the Hines Veterans Hospital as well.

He loves the practice of infectious diseases and enjoys treating and helping to restore patients to health. He has additional interests in antibiotic stewardship and physician wellness.

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Languages:

Spanish

Experience

Year began practicing: 1987

Year joined staff: 1988

Education

1982
University of Illinois

Internships

Lutheran General Hosp.-Park Ridge

Residency

Lutheran General Hosp.-Park Ridge

Fellowship

1987
Loyola Uni (Maywood IL)

Board Certified

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance

  • CIGNA (LOCAL PLUS)-HMO
  • UNION MEDICAL (LOCAL 1546)-HMO
  • WELLMARK HEALTHNETWORK-WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS ADMINISTRATOR-PPO
  • BLUE ADVANTAGE-HMO
  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-EPO, HMO, POS
  • BLUE CHOICE OPTIONS-PPO
  • BLUE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-PPO
  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATES (MHN)-HMO, POS, PPO, Self-Insured Employer Group
  • CAPP CARE-PPO
  • CATERPILLAR-PPO
  • GREAT WEST HEALTHCARE-POS, PPO
  • BEECH STREET-PPO
  • MULTIPLAN/PHCS/PHSC SAVILITY  -PPO
  • MEDICAID-MEDICAID
  • HFN, INC.-EPO, PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • COVENTRY (PERSONAL CARE)-HMO, PPO
  • CCN (GROUP HEALTH & WORKERS COMP)-PPO
  • HUMANA MEDICARE ADVANTAGE-HMO, PPO
  • HEALTH ALLIANCE-HMO, PPO
  • TAKE CARE ADMIN SVCS CORP - FHP-PPO
  • PERSONALCARE-HMO
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-HMO, INDEMNITY, PPO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO
  • SEIU HEALTHCARE-PPO
  • (GENERAL)-PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • MEDICARE-MEDICARE
  • HEALTHLINK-PPO

Other Specialties

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Accepting Referrals

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Areas Of Interest

Gynecologic Infectious Disease, Infections, Infectious Disease, Infectious Disease, Cancer rel, Podiatric Infectious Diseases, Pulmonary Infectious Diseases, Travel Related Infections

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.