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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Altongy is Excellent. Dr. Altongy has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Altongy graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)


Dr. Altongy has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Overlook Hospital 
  • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph F Altongy MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joseph F. Altongy practice?
Dr. Joseph Altongy has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Altongy practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Summit, NJ.
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