AboutDr. Francis Alberta, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Glen Rock, NJ. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Alberta is affiliated with Pascack Valley Hospital, Valley Hospital and Hackensack University Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Francis Alberta has the following 2 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
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Patients' Choice Award
(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
On-Time Doctor Award
(2014, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
(2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
- ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
- Elbow Injuries
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
- Shoulder Pain
Dr. Alberta is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Pascack Valley Hospital
250 Old Hook Rd
Westwood, NJ 07675
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
20 Years Experience
University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Graduated in 1997
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