Dr. Dirk H Alander, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Missouri,  Saint Louis

 Overview

Dr. Dirk H Alander, MD works in Saint Louis, Missouri is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Butterworth Hospital in 1985. Dr. Alander is affiliated with Saint Louis University Hospital and practicing for 35 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Barium Enema
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Graft vs Host Disease
  • Complex Vaginal Surgery
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Dog Allergy
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Allergy - Carp
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glycogen Storage Disease, Type IIb
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Hemofiltration
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypothermia
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Mood Changes
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Recurring Pneumonia
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Skin Aging
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)
  • Ureteral Stones

 Procedures

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 35

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Butterworth Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Year completed: 1985

Residency Hospital


Grand Rapids Orth Surgery Program Meml Mc

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Year completed: 1990

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 SLUCare Orthopaedic Surgery

1755 South Grand Boulevard
Missouri (MO)
Saint Louis,
63104

  (314) 256-3850

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



SLUCare Orthopaedic Surgery, 1755 South Grand Boulevard, Saint Louis, Missouri (MO), 63104




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Preferred Select
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.
  • Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc. PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health and Life PPO
  • HealthLink
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Platinum PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Saint Louis University Hospital

3635 Vista Avenue At Grand Missouri MO, Saint Louis, 63110

Saint Louis University Hospital is a community for healing where knowledge, compassion and excellence come together. We're a regional leader in providing tertiary and quaternary level care to patients with severe illness and injury throughout eastern Missouri and southern Illinois. We serve as the a...


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