Dr. Ali Seckin, MD

Dr. Ali Seckin, MD

Pain MedicineMaleAge 48

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(201) 257-5041

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Dr. Ali Seckin, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Hackensack, NJ. He is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Seckin to book an appointment.

Locations

Institute for Pain & Palliative Medicine

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Institute for Pain & Palliative Medicine20 Prospect Ave Ste 602 Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Practice

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Humg Pain and Palliative Care452 Old Hook Rd Emerson, NJ 07630
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Humg Pain and Palliative Care92 2nd St Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Regional Cancer Care Associates

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Regional Cancer Care Associates92 2nd St Hackensack, NJ 07601
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Seckin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Seckin

4.3

Based on 24 ratings

5 Stars
79.16666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
12.5%
(3)
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What went well
  • Office environment (22)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (19)
  • Explained conditions well (19)
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
  • Long wait times (3)
  • Appointment was rushed (2)
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Great doctor very personable . A true professional in all aspects of his job.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Sep 09, 2020
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I have seen him often for back and leg pain. He has treated me with injections without any ill effects and very helpful to treat my pain. He is an excellent physician with an outstanding bedside personality. The negative reviews are unjustified and inaccurate.
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Jan 09, 2020
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Dr Seckin is a consummate professional with high degrees of clinical skills and emotional intelligence. Having been a healthcare professional myself for many years, I can truly recommend Dr Seckin without hesitation. He is an excellent role model for the future of healthcare.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dr David E Schaub, PhD – Dec 26, 2019
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Wait time for my appt was over an hr. Then he refused to treat me without an MRI even though insurance continued to deny it... all the while I am in pain. When they finally scheduled me for injections they did not tell me I couldn't be on antibiotics so then my procedure had to be re-scheduled and pushed yet again. When I showed up for that appt I was told I should have gotten a phone call as they had to cancel all his appts that day.... still waiting. 2 days of work missed and no relief found.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
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Sara in Fair Lawn – Mar 05, 2019
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As many pain management doctors are, this doctor is injection happy. He injected without getting imaging... little did he know he injected and caused serious issues with something that was there. Not to mention they should change the name of their "palliative care" center to cancer pain center because they dont take on patients with other SERIOUS conditions besides cancer no matter how much they preach how important palliative care is.
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No results
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Montclair – Oct 26, 2018
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Dr. Seckin has a soft spoken demeanor and is very attentive. Takes his time with explanations, listening to patient’s concerns and answering questions. Impressed with his calculated diagnosis. Meeting with Dr. Seckin for the first time was a very pleasant experience.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Eileen in Paramus , NJ – Sep 29, 2018
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He is a very good doctor. Dr. Seckin has a very good performance and very good with patients.
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No results
What could be improved
No results
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Ergin Ozbay in Lyndhurst nj 07071 – Dec 05, 2017
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Very attentive, kind and professional. Lets you explain your concerns and diagnose and and treat you wit utmost professionalism.
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No results
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Ozan in Weehawken, NJ – Jul 08, 2016
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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. Seckin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seckin treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Seckin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seckin performs Epidural Block, Facet Blocks more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Seckin performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Epidural Block
  • Facet Block
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seckin treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Seckin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Seckin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Groin Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Seckin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Devon Health
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

2018
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons Mba
2005
Columbia Presby Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Umdnj Med School
Residency Hospital
2001
Umdnj Med School
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ali Seckin, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (201) 257-5041, and for other questions, call (551) 996-2442.

Does Dr. Ali Seckin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Seckin has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ali Seckin, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Ali Seckin, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Seckin's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ali Seckin, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ali Seckin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Seckin frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Epidural Block, Facet Blocks, and Low Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Seckin treats.

Where is Dr. Ali Seckin, MD's office located?

Dr. Seckin's office is located at 20 Prospect Ave Ste 602, Hackensack, NJ 07601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ali Seckin, MD speak?

Dr. Seckin speaks Spanish, Turkish, and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Seckin is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Hackensack University Medical Center

Hackensack, NJ

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

10 Awards Received