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Alexis Falicov, M.D., Ph.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

I believe in a comprehensive, analytical approach to spine and orthopaedic problems. I use both nonoperative and operative techniques to achieve the optimal outcome for patients with an emphasis on the least invasive method to achieve an excellent outcome. I am a strong advocate for patient education and autonomy.

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Accepts 49 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • Aetna US Healthcare Managed Choice
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Washington Apple Health
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Asuris
  • Bridgespan (authorization required, otherwise not in network)
  • Cigna (all plans accepted)
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coventry/First Health (most products accepted)
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • First Choice Health Network
  • Group Health Cooperative Options PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • Health Net Federal Services (CHAMPUS)
  • Healthy Options (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Holland American Cruise Lines
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Labor and Industries Washington
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Washington LifeWise Preferred
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Medicaid (zip code restrictions)
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Molina Healthcare (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Multiplan/PHCS (all programs accepted)
  • Premera Blue Cross Microsoft
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence Blue Shield Preferred
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Sound Health and Wellness (Puget Sound Health Partners)
  • Soundpath Health
  • TRICARE
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • United Healthcar Medicare Solution
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • United Healthcare West
  • Veterans Affairs (authorization required)
  • Workers Compensation Federal
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

Harvard Medical School
medical school, 1999
University of Washington
residency
Vancouver General Hospital
fellowship
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Surgery, Orthopedic

Clinical Interests

  • Ankle Surgery
  • Back Injury
  • Back Pain
  • Back Surgery
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cervical Spinal Injury
  • Craniocervical Junction Disorders
  • Craniocervical Junction Surgery
  • Degenerative Spine Conditions
  • Direct Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Disc Replacement
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Joint Replacement
  • Epidural Injection
  • Hip Arthroplasty
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Lumbar Spinal Fusion
  • Mako Plasty
  • Makoplasty
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor
  • Orthopedic Infections
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Reconstructive Knee Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Robotic Hip Surgery
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Embolization
  • Spine Injuries
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Hip Revision
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Revision
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
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Personal Interests

Dr. Falicov enjoys living in the greater Seattle area with his wife and their two children. He is fluent in both Spanish and American Sign Language and also speaks French and Mandarin Chinese.
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Professional Associations

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, Cervical Spine Research Society
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Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • American Sign Language

Practice Locations

Alexis Falicov practices at two locations

Orthopedic Physician Associates - Issaquah
751 Northeast Blakely Drive
Suite 4020

Issaquah, WA 98029
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah