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You’re in Good Hands With Pittsburgh’s Top Hand, wrist, nerve, scar & wound care expert

Alexander M. Spiess MD

The Best Hand, Wrist, nerve, scar & wound care Specialist in Pittsburgh

Alexander M. Spiess M.D.

When you're in need of hand, wrist, nerve, or plastic surgical care of wounds and scars, you’ll want that care from a nationally-recognized expert like Alexander M. Spiess, MD. Dr. Spiess is the founder of Pittsburgh Hand and Nerve, P.C., and a specialist in:

  • Hand surgery
  • Wrist surgery
  • Nerve decompression surgery
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Tendon and ligament surgery
  • Skin graft surgery
  • Plastic surgery for pressure sores
  • Plastic surgery for wound closure
  • Plastic surgery for burns and scars
  • Plastic surgery for compartment syndrome

Dr. Spiess can offer you unparalleled peace of mind as you receive compassionate, state-of-the-art treatment. He was the founder of Pittsburgh Hand and Nerve Disorder Center and continues to be Pittsburgh’s go-to surgeon for peripheral nerve injuries.  He provides state of the art care for all issues as they pertain to the hand, wrist, and elbow, as well as for issues of the nerves or wounds throughout the body.

If you’re ready to talk to a physician you can trust, schedule your first appointment with Alexander Spiess, MD today.

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  1. Trafford
  2. Greensburg
  3. McKeesport
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We Proudly Accept Most Insurance Plans

Dr. Spiess proudly accepts most insurance as a provider for the Pittsburgh Hand and Nerve system. If you don’t see your provider listed, call our office, and we’re happy to discuss your options with you.


  • This practice is by far the absolute greatest!! The ENTIRE staff; from the front desk (Lana), the nurses, (especially Kate), Dr. Spiess, and the occupational therapist, Denver - are all so amazing, thorough, kind, and efficient. The office is always so clean and calming, my appointments were alwa...

    Posted On September 19, 2023
  • Dr Spiess is an amazing Dr with compassion and competence, His staff is wonderful. Absolutely recommend him A+++

    Posted On August 14, 2023
  • Words can not describe the thank fornese I have for dr.spiess he saved my nerves in my leg and my foot and worked to help me get back to myself he is one of the best doctors that helped me on my long road I can't thank u enough! And 5 stars isn't enough I'd go 100 stars

    Posted On June 27, 2023
  • I was surprised at the hands on treatment I recieved. Dr.Spiess did his own Xrays . When do you hear of a doctor doing that. I would highly recommend Dr.Spiess. The staff they have there are professional and friendly. State of the art building.

    Posted On June 3, 2023
  • Years of bad pain in thumb been six months since operation hand is like new. Dr Spiess did a great job could not have been happier with results.

    Posted On April 29, 2023
  • Awesome group..

    Posted On April 6, 2023
  • These people are awesome, I'm really going to miss them but my surgery went perfectly and the recovery just as well, thank you to all for a stress-free procedure

    Posted On March 16, 2023
  • I was referred to Dr. Spiess by a highly respected Orthopedic Specialist for a long standing problem in my foot. Dr. Spiess and his staff were highly professional and accommodating, performing surgery to correct the problem in question. Very personal, caring, and attentive to the patient’s needs ...

    Posted On March 8, 2023
  • Dr. Spiess and his team provided excellent care, an accurate diagnosis, and proactive treatment for a painful and annoying tendon problem. Dr. Spiess took the time to explain diagnostic images to better educate my husband and I on the severity of the condition, and discuss treatment options. Trul...

    Posted On March 6, 2023
  • Dr Speis is the absolute best Hand surgeon in SW PA!

    Posted On February 14, 2023