ALEXANDER R.
HARBIN, M.D.

Specialties

Anterior Total Hip Replacement
Total Knee Replacement
Total Hip and Knee Revision
Trauma

Locations

Albany
Catskill
Malta
Schenectady
About

As a fellowship-trained adult reconstruction surgeon, Dr. Alexander Harbin specializes in the latest joint replacement procedures of the hip and knee as well as orthopaedic trauma care. His surgical expertise includes anterior hip replacement, revision hip and knee replacement, patient-specific knee replacement, and robotic-assisted knee replacement.

Dr. Harbin strives to give patients the individual attention and time they deserve. He is devoted to improving his patients’ function and mobility and enjoys seeing patients walk in after surgery with an improved quality of life.

In his spare time, Dr. Harbin enjoys snowboarding, hiking, and hunting.

  • Bachelor of Science in Finance: The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Doctor of Medicine: The University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS
  • General Surgery Internship: The University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita, Wichita, KS
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
  • Adult Reconstruction Fellowship: NorthShore University HealthSystem, Chicago, IL
  • UP AND MOVING! | On May 25, Dr. Alexander Harbin performed the first knee replacement using ROSA® Knee at our new surgery center in Malta!

    Here’s a look at Dr. Harbin with his patient, who was up and walking around the same afternoon as his surgery!

  • 1st ROBOTIC KNEE REPLACEMENT! | Dr. Alexander Harbin performed the first knee replacement using ROSA® Knee at our new surgery center in Malta today!

    We are proud to offer the most innovative treatments so that you can get back to enjoying an active, healthy lifestyle.

  • 55+ LIVING MAGAZINE ARTICLE! | Fellowship-trained adult reconstruction surgeon Dr. Alexander Harbin was recently published in 55+ Living!

    Dr. Harbin’s article, entitled “Hip Replacement: Does Approach Matter?,” discusses anterior hip replacements and its advantages.

    Read the full article here.

  • HURT TODAY? TREATED TODAY! | If you’re suffering from an acute orthopaedic injury or condition, come visit fellowship-trained adult reconstruction surgeon Dr. Alex Harbin and his team at our Orthopaedic Urgent Care today, Wednesday, April 7th!

    Located at our Albany office, we are proud to offer same-day orthopaedic care and extended clinic hours. Walk-ins are also welcome!

  • “Dr. Harbin is so nice and professional. I look forward to having him do surgery on my knee in the future.”
    – Lisa D.
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  • “Dr. Harbin is a 10x great Dr. and manner with my 98-year-old Mom.”
    – Bob B.
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  • “Dr. Harbin is knowledgeable and answered all my questions. He seems quite good at what he does. Referred my mom to a specialist in the practice for follow-up. I hope I get a call back within two days. This is for an arm and shoulder injury.”
    – Franklin H.
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