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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (35)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Wayne Altman is Good. Dr. Altman has been reviewed by 65 patients who have provided 35 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

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 - 2015)


Dr. Altman has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Marys Hospital 
  • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Wayne Jay Altman MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 33 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Wayne J. Altman practice?
Dr. Wayne Altman has 4 office locations.
Dr. Wayne Altman practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Jersey City, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Rutherford, NJ and East Rutherford, NJ.
See Jersey City Orthopedic Surgeons.