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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dennis Alter is Excellent. Dr. Alter has been reviewed by 49 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dennis Alter, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • General Orthopedics
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Alter graduated from University of South Florida Health, Tampa. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2015)


Dr. Alter has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Florida Hospital 
  • Florida Hospital Flagler 

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Additional Information
Dr. Dennis Thomas Alter MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Dennis T. Alter practice?
Dr. Dennis Alter has 1 office location.
Dr. Dennis Alter practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Palm Coast, FL.
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