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 38 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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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. Liss' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Fibromyalgia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liss treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liss treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Liss treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liss treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Liss treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Liss' conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Occupational & Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Chiropractic
  • Pain Management

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1981
Presby Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Montefiore Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1981
1981
1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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 incredibly smart and always willing to learn more and apply his knowledge to his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Liss to any person that is in need of a Physiatrist.
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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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Dr Howard Liss is extremely knowledgeable and caring.
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Dr. Liss always shows a genuine interest in his care for me. He is a brilliant diagnostician and has helped me every time. His reputation is sterling. He has shown great concern for my well being.
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Dr. Liss is a smart, caring and experienced doctor. I heard many people rave about his compassion and competence addressing their injuries and pain, and I am so happy to report that they were right on!
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Locations

Howard Liss, M.D. Rehabilitation Institute

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    • Mon: 1:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Thu: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Wed: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
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    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 12:30pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 8:00am - 12:30pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO