Dr. Mark Nissenbaum, MD

Dr. Mark Nissenbaum, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Mark Nissenbaum, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Huntingdon Valley, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1969 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

1841 Huntingdon Pike

Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
more than 84% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 77% of peers
Trigger Finger
more than 76% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

23  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

16  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Jefferson Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Penn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • 1970-1971, PhD research, Department of Anatomy, Interrupted by military commitment
    Other Education | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nissenbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nissenbaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nissenbaum to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nissenbaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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