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Dr. Edward Decter, MD
Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
37 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward Decter is Good. Dr. Decter has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 2.8
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward Decter, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Pain

Education & Awards

Dr. Decter graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Decter has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • St Barnabas Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward M Decter MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 37 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Edward M. Decter practice?
Dr. Edward Decter has 2 office locations.
Dr. Edward Decter practices Orthopaedic Surgery near West Orange, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Millburn, NJ.
See West Orange Surgeons.