If you need the services of a board certified orthopedic surgeon in the Norwalk, CT area, contact Dr. Mark P. Altman in his office at 148 East Avenue. He has dual certification in both Orthopedics by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) and Surgery of the Hand (SOTH) by the American Boards of Orthopaedics, Plastic and General Surgery. He dedicates his practice to managing conditions, both surgically and non-surgically of the entire upper limb (hand, wrist, shoulder and elbow) in both Adult and Pediatric populations. This includes among other diagnosis, degenerative conditions (arthritis) and traumatic disorders including fractures, dislocations and sprains.
Dr. Altman considers surgery only as a last resort after considering all nonsurgical options including intensive rehabilitation. Surgical intervention consists of reconstructive surgery including joint replacement, arthroscopic procedures, open and closed treatments of fractures, and peripheral nerve surgery.
He focuses on educating the patient on how to best manage their condition, and is committed to providing the necessary time for each and every patient. To learn more about Dr. Mark P. Altman, please visit the About Dr. Mark P. Altman page.