Dr. Howard Liss, MD

Dr. Howard Liss, MD

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Dr. Howard Liss, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Tenafly, NJ and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.Read his story

111 Dean Dr Ste 1

Tenafly, NJ 07670

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Fibromyalgia
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more than 96% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 93% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Liss' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Liss "In all facets of life, Dr. Liss appreciates the value of physical well-being and understands that physiological wellness contributes to psychological wellness. With this in mind, Dr. Liss assumes a multidisciplinary approach as a physiatrist. He considers a wide variety of conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles and tendons. Given his training and exposure to diverse pathology, neurology and rheumatology, Dr. Liss is best positioned to discern and develop treatment protocols for a multitude of diseases, disorders and conditions."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Liss "Dr. Howard Liss treats disorders that cause pain and disability by providing consultative services and soft tissue and joint injections when needed. When medically appropriate, he makes specific referrals for diagnostic testing (lab work, imaging, electrodiagnosis), physical and occupational therapy, interventional procedures (epidurals and facet joint injections), and surgery."

6  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Occupational & Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Chiropractic
  • Pain Management
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Montefiore Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Liss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I'm telling you, this guy is awesome. He was very busy, and took time to explain exactly what was wrong with my wrist. He was smart and talked in such a comforting and assuring manner. Super cool dude!
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Awesome Dr. was there a week ago and his stuff is so professional. And Dr. Liss don't have words to describe how well he takes care of his patients.
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Dr. Liss is an excellent physician on numerous levels. He is a wonderful doctor and always gives his patients the upmost attention. He is easy to talk to and provides his patients with the best treatment plans possible. He is reliable, honest and most importantly very professional. Dr. Liss is...Read More
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Dr. Liss really knows what he is talking about. His treatment plan really helped me. His staff is great too.
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Excellent diagnostician Very caring about his patients well being Carefully explains what is causing your difficulty and the treatment he reccommends
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