Dr. Alejandro Badia


Alejandro Badia, M.D., F.A.C.S. has been in the
trenches with our broken healthcare system since
A hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgeon at
Badia Hand to Shoulder Center in Miami, Florida,
Dr. Badia previously served as Chief of Hand
Surgery at Baptist Hospital of Miami. He studied
physiology at Cornell University and obtained his
medical degree at New York University, where he
also trained in orthopedics. A hand fellowship at
Alleghany General Hospital in Pittsburgh was
followed by an AO Trauma fellowship in Freiburg,
Germany. He runs an active international hand
fellowship and previously organized a yearly
Miami meeting for surgeons and therapists that
was devoted to upper limb arthroscopy and
arthroplasty. In 2005, Dr. Badia cofounded the
Miami Anatomical Research Center (M.A.R.C.),
one of the world’s largest surgical cadaveric
training labs.

In 2008, he completed the Badia Hand to Shoulder Center, a fully integrated clinical facility for the upper
limb also encompassing the Surgery Center at Doral, rehabilitation and an MRI imaging facility. More
recently, Dr. Badia inaugurated OrthoNOW ® , the first intermediate orthopedic urgent care center in South
Florida. OrthoNOW ® was officially licensed in 2018 and is actively engaging healthcare entrepreneurs and
surgeons, in North America and abroad, to open immediate orthopedic care facilities.
For more information on Dr. Badia, visit DrBadia.com, Orthonowcare.com, and DoralDOC.com.