Cynthia Alexander, MD

Cynthia Alexander, MD

Specialty
Internal Medicine
Group
Mount Nittany Physician Group
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Locations
141 Medical Park Lane
Bellefonte, PA 16823

Provider Biography

“As an internist, my job is to prevent, diagnose, and treat disease in adults. However, my primary goal is to help my patients live well – in whatever way is important to them,” says Dr. Alexander.

Dr. Alexander received a bachelor’s degree from The Pennsylvania State University and a medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, Pa. She then went on to complete an internal medicine internship and residency at UPMC in Pittsburgh. She is board certified in internal medicine.

After residency, Dr. Alexander practiced as an internist in Pittsburgh for six years, before relocating to State College. Since 2012, she has volunteered locally with Centre Volunteers in Medicine.

“I enjoy outpatient internal medicine because it gives me the chance to get to know my patients. Many of them have interesting stories to tell, and I find myself learning new things every day,” says Dr. Alexander, when asked what motivates her as a physician.

In her spare time, Dr. Alexander enjoys running, hiking, skiing, and gardening. Her husband, Jake Alexander, MD, is a radiologist at Mount Nittany Medical Center, and the couple has three children.

Education

American Board of Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
UPMC - Pittsburgh, Pa.

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Ratings & Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

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Ease of scheduling appointments
3.8 out of 5
4 ratings
Explanations the Care Provider gave you about problem or condition
4.7 out of 5
147 ratings
Amount of time care provider spent with you
3.8 out of 5
1 ratings
Care Provider explanations of prob/condition
5 out of 5
4 ratings
Time Care Provider spent with patient
4.8 out of 5
101 ratings
Likelihood of recommending this Care Provider to other
4.8 out of 5
146 ratings
Likelihood of recommending Care Provider
5 out of 5
4 ratings
Ease of scheduling appointment
4.4 out of 5
101 ratings

Recent Comments

12/28/2020
"wonderful!!"
11/30/2020
"I was very appreciative of *Dr. Alexander calling me at home to follow up with information she was going to look into for me. The information was very helpful."
11/25/2020
"*Dr. Alexander is wonderful!"
11/13/2020
"Dr Alexander very thorough and seems interested in my well being. Very knowledgable."
10/30/2020
"*Dr. Alexander is outstanding."
10/29/2020
"Dr. Alexander has a caring demeanor and she always spends enough time with me to discuss my medical and emotional concerns."
10/28/2020
"Dr. Alexander is an outstanding Dr."
10/27/2020
"LOVE *Dr. Alexander as a PCP, she is always attentive. Very knowledgeable. Personable. Recommend her!!"
10/26/2020
"Dr Alexander is the best provider a patient could possibly encounter . She provides outstanding care ,"
10/19/2020
"It should be noted that this was my first appt with Dr Alexander. I had switched from another provider within Mt Nittanty Health. Dr. Alexander is wonderful. I am extremely satisfied by the switch."