Dr. Alan Curtis, MD

Dr. Alan Curtis, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(27)
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Dr. Alan Curtis, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Waltham, MA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

840 Winter St

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

(781) 890-2133

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Adhesive Capsulitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Mass Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • S Cal Ortho Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Curtis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Curtis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Curtis to family and friends
4.3
based on 27 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Curtis' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Freetown, Ma |
I'm a martial artist who came to see Dr Curtis for an old right shoulder injury. Dr Curtis explained the pros and cons so I scheduled surgery. He repaired my shoulder which after 4 weeks of surgery I had pretty much full range of motion and my shoulder is better than what it every was. The pain...more
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Lexington, MA |
This appears to be an orthopedic surgery factory. The staff is friendly, efficient, and relentless in getting your surgery scheduled. In fact, they won't even let you schedule a visit with Dr Curtis for the first time until you've seen his Physician's Assistant and actually scheduled your...more
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in Melrose, MA |
Based on my two complete shoulder repairs, one done in 2009 and the other in 2011, I highly recommend Dr. Curtis. I have complete mobility in both shoulders and I strongly believe my success was due to his expertise. FIVE STARS
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Curtis accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Curtis has admitting privileges

New England Baptist Hospital
125 Parker Hill Ave
Boston, MA 02120
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