Altman Orthopaedics


Dr. Altman treats all conditions and injuries of the entire upper extremity, including the hand, wrist, shoulder and elbow. He also manages general orthopaedic trauma, including hip fractures and other common injuries of the lower extremity. Key to your experience will be the time spent with Dr. Altman, ensuring improved patient satisfaction, patient confidence, adherence to a treatment plan and overall better outcomes, getting you back to health as quickly as possible.

  Dr. Altman is an excellent physician and surgeon. He’s taken great care of me, my wife and my son. He is a wonderfully skilled doctor who provides first-rate care and who takes time with his patients.”

  Dr. Altman is great and a respected doctor. I would recommend him to anyone.”


Specialized treatment for hand and upper extremity conditions.

Dr. Altman has board certification in both Orthopaedics and Surgery of the Hand. He has over 20 years of experience treating disease and injury of the entire upper limb. Regardless of the level of complexity, every patient at Altman Orthopaedics is met with the same level of commitment and respect.

Comprehensive, informed, and engaged patient education.

With superior communication skills and a more patient-centered approach, Dr. Altman will make sure you are informed and empowered to participate in collaborative decision-making about your condition.

Surgery if warranted, therapy when necessary, testing when indicated.

Our goal is to get you back to health, whether through surgical or non-surgical means. Understanding your uniqueness will enable us to explore all viable treatment options, and choose the one best for you.

Why a hand surgeon?