Dr. Alan Zalkowitz, MD

Dr. Alan Zalkowitz, MD

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Dr. Alan Zalkowitz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Franklin Lakes, NJ and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Universite Catholique De Louvain, Faculte De Medecine in 1970 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

784 Franklin Ave Ste 220

Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417

Contact Information

(844) 777-0910

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Zalkowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zalkowitz treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zalkowitz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zalkowitz treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zalkowitz treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Temporal Arteritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zalkowitz treats Temporal Arteritis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zalkowitz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zalkowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

At the Kayal Rheumatology Center, Dr. Zalkowitz will continue to offer specialized services in auto-immune disorders such as Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, IgG4 syndrome, Myositis, and Systemic Sjogren's Syndrome, inflammatory arthritidies such as Gout and Pseudogout, and tick-borne disorders such as Lyme Disease and Ehrlichiosis.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1974
Mt Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Stamford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
St Marys Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
Universite Catholique De Louvain, Faculte De Medecine
Medical School
1974
1972
1970
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Zalkowitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zalkowitz

3.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
45.45454545454545%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(4)

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Dr Zalkowitz started a treatment plan for me 6 years ago. He explained in detailed, answered my questions. Dr Zalkowitz was very caring, kind and sympathetic to my RA. With his expertise I now live a more normal life, minimal pain and the ability to join in physical activity. I am so thankful to...Read More
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I just wanted to tell you about my experiency, he is amazing doctor with dedicated service and excellent care.
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Much to long to wait to see the doctor and no bedside manner. Seems to think he knows everything and brags about all the awards he has won. It’s really not about the patient
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Locations

Kayal Rheumatology Center at Kayal Orthopedic Center, P.C., Franklin Lakes, NJ

Insurance accepted

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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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