Carla S. Alexander, MD
Hospice and Palliative Care
Assistant Professor of Medicine
UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
Available for Telehealth Visits
Dr. Alexander’s special interests include hospice and palliative care and the impact of grief. She has provided medical treatment for patients living with cancer and HIV. She does inpatient consultations at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus and University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute for those patients dealing with chronic illness and symptoms that are difficult to control.
In providing compassionate care, Dr. Alexander gains a deep understanding of the nature of each patient’s illness and learns about their support system. She educates patients on their condition and assists them in their decision-making.
Dr. Alexander is interested in community-based participatory research.
Board Certification and EducationToggle accordion item
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 1979
Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, 1980
University of Maryland Medical Center, 1984
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1982
University of Maryland Medical Center - Medical Oncology, 1986
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UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
University of Maryland Medical Center