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Dr. Daniel Alexander will join Auburn Orthopedic Specialists: Finger Lakes Bone and Joint founder excited about opportunity

Auburn is gaining one of the region- and state’s most respected orthopedic surgeons.

Dr. Daniel Alexander, MD joins a growing Auburn Orthopedic Specialists Practice (AOS) that is affiliated with Auburn Community Hospital. Dr. Alexander received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and completed his orthopedic training at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.


Alexander specializes in joint replacement surgery, including being a leader in ROSA Robotic total knee arthroplasty. He is an experienced orthopedic surgeon, performing over 20,000 surgeries in his career including arthroscopic surgery, orthopedic trauma, fracture fixation, and treating many work-related injuries.

He’s practiced in the Finger Lakes region for about 20 years.

Dr. Alexander is the founder of Finger Lakes Bone and Joint Center and Open MRI of the Finger Lakes. He sold the practice and the Open MRI to Rochester Regional Health in 2016. He has been Chair of Orthopedics for Rochester Regional Health’s eastern region since 2009.


“I am thrilled to join the team at Auburn Orthopedic Specialists (AOS), and to be part of Auburn Hospital and this community. The team at AOS has built a first-class orthopedic practice, and I look forward to helping them grow this practice. All of the surgeons in the AOS practice are doing remarkable work, and I am impressed with the investments Auburn Community Hospital leadership has made in new technology to allow this practice to grow and serve this community,” stated Dr. Alexander.

“We are thrilled to have someone of Dr. Alexander’s stature, and experience join AOS and Auburn Community Hospital. His experience and insatiable desire to stay on top of the latest orthopedic procedures, and technology will be a tremendous asset to our community,” stated Scott Berlucchi, President and CEO of Auburn Community Hospital.

Alexander was born and raised in Buffalo and is a former Lieutenant in the Buffalo Fire Department. He will depart his current position at Newark Wayne Community Hospital and Clifton Springs Hospital and join Auburn Orthopedics Specialists on October 3rd.