Dr. Howard M. Pecker, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 58

867 Saint Georges Ave Ste 2
Rahway, NJ 07065
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Trinitas Regional Medical Center
225 Williamson St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway
865 Stone St
Rahway, NJ 07065

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Rahway Edison Orthopedic Group
Rahway Edison Orthopedic Group
867 Saint Georges Ave Ste 2
Rahway, NJ 07065
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    Dr. Pecker's Experience

    Dr. Pecker's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Acromioplasty
    • Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
    • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Excision of Humerus
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
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    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
    • Sports Medicine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
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    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Lupus
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tendonitis
    • Trigger Finger
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    New York Med College
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Lincoln Hospital
    Complete in 1990
    New York Med College
    Complete in 1989
    Westchester Co MC
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Lehigh University
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pecker & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Pecker's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway

    • Trinitas Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pecker to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Pecker's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Pecker

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

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    Rahway Edison Orthopedic Group
    867 Saint Georges Ave Ste 2
    Rahway, NJ 07065
    (732) 381-8844 (Office)
    (732) 388-7911 (Fax)
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