Dr. Jeffery Alexander DPM
Treating my patients as I would my family with empathy and compassion and staying current with the most up to date practices in the field.
About Dr. Alexander
Board Certified Podiatrist
Born and raised in Chicago’s northern suburbs, Dr. Alexander is a graduate of the University of Illinois and The William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Dr. Alexander completed a three-year surgical residency at Jesse Brown side VA Medical Center (WestSide VA) affiliated with University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital. He also completed an advanced reconstructive surgical fellowship in Europe and is trained in the most current surgical techniques, including arthroscopic foot and ankle surgery, external fixation, ankle joint replacement, laser surgery, and advanced wound care and diabetic limb salvage.
Throughout all of his practice, Dr. Alexander emphasizes transparency and communication. He believes that when armed with knowledge, patients can be better stewards of their own healthcare. Dr. Alexander is passionate about training students, residents, and future doctors and serves as the Residency Director for Rush University Medical Center. He lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of subjects including infections, wound care, and advanced surgical treatments.
Dr. Alexander lives in Highland Park with his wife and three children. He is a triathlete, competitive baseball player, and is still reveling in his fifteen minutes of fame on America’s Funniest Home Videos in 1990, where he won third place.
The William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
University of Illinois
Bunion removal, arthroscopic foot and ankle surgery, external fixation, AgilityTM ankle joint replacement, laser surgery, advanced wound care
Fellowship, European Foot and Ankle Society
American Podiatric Medical Association
Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
American Professional Wound Care Association
Certifications, awards, honors received
Board certified, foot and ankle surgery
Who’s Who in Medicine – 2018
Who’s Who in Podiatry – 2016-2020
Jerry Brandt Leadership Award
Residency Director Rush University
Bronze Award research (twice)
IPMSA Leadership award