Dr. Wayne Jay Altman MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Family Medicine, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand.
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Dr. Wayne Altman has 6 office locations.
The Heights
142 Palisade Ave
Ste 202
Jersey City, NJ 07306

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (34)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Wayne Altman is Good. Dr. Altman has been reviewed by 57 patients who have provided 34 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 2.9722222222222 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6857142857143 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.4864864864865 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.5833333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.8529411764706 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Wayne Altman, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hand Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Altman graduated from UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson, Piscataway. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)


Dr. Altman has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Marys Hospital 
  • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Altman accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Wayne J. Altman practice?
Dr. Wayne Altman practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Family Medicine, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand near Jersey City, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Rutherford, NJ and Arlington, MA.
See Jersey City Orthopedic Surgeons, Jersey City Family Physicians, and Jersey City Surgeons.