Dr. Steven Rosner, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Emerson, NJ. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Rosner is affiliated with Valley Hospital and Hackensack University Medical Center.
I chose rheumatology for the challenge of diagnosing and treating some fascinating diseases. It's been an exciting career witnessing the advancements in the treatment of RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS (RA) from the NYC city hospitals in the 1980's until now. The RA crippling deformities and extra-articular disease manifestations are a thing of the past.
I have been complimented as a "good listener" who is empathetic. This is essential in caring for chronic rheumatic diseases when a long term relationship with my patients is needed. My office boasts a modern decor with a state of the art electronic health record which includes a patient portal permitting patients to review their medical records, communicate by email, and request refills online. In the office they may receive a print out of their encounter and have prescriptions sent electronically to their local or mail order pharmacy. The office is staffed by long time employees who are courteous and professional. I am lucky to have well trained knowledgeable receptions, medical assistants, and clerical staff members. I am proud that my office is one of two NJ practices triple certified by the International Society of Clinical Densitometry. We have a modern bone density machine capable of printing out reports for the patient and referring doctors. I perform in office joint x-rays and it is fun and gratifying to display the films on a light box and ask the patients "What do you see, what do you think the x-ray shows"?
Rounding in the hospital makes for interaction with patients who are sicker and colleagues who ask for help in diagnosing and treating conditions such as VASCULITIS, TEMPORAL ARTERITIS, INFECTIOUS ARTHRITIS, GOUT, FEVERS OF UNKNOWN ORIGIN, LUPUS, POLYMYOSITIS, SCLERODERMA and HIGH-RISK PREGNANCY.
My interest and talent in foreign travel and street photography has enabled me to print scores of images for galleries throughout my office. Patients ask me on a daily basis, "Where is your next trip, Dr Rosner"?
Dr. Rosner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Rheumatology
Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
No malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
Why It Matters: Dr. Rosner's Board Certifications
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the United States.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
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
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Bone Density Scan
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
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No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Healthgrades collects sanction history from all 50 U.S. states. Physicians with a disciplinary action in one state may move to another state where they have a clean record. Since Healthgrades painstakingly compiles disciplinary action information from all 50 states, Healthgrades website will show if a physician has a disciplinary action in more than one state.
0 Board Actions
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
What are board actions?
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Types of non-disciplinary actions include an advisory letter, a corrective action agreement, a limitation or restriction on the medical or healthcare tasks a doctor can perform, or a voluntary agreement by the doctor not to practice. A board action can also include a termination of a corrective action agreement or voluntary agreement, which allows the doctor to return to full practice.
If my doctor has a board action, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If a doctor has a board action, it means he or she has had a non-disciplinary action imposed upon him or her. It does not necessarily mean that he or she is a poor quality doctor. Before you make any choices about changing your doctor, evaluate the doctor's board action information and determine how severe or relevant you think the cause and action were.
How far back does Healthgrades non-disciplinary board action history go?
Healthgrades reports non-disciplinary board action history from for the previous five years, except when a doctor's license has been revoked or surrendered. Healthgrades displays all actions for doctors whose licenses have been revoked or surrendered.
For which states does Healthgrades collect non-disciplinary board actions?
Healthgrades collects non-disciplinary board actions from all 50 U.S. states.
Franklin & Marshall College
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
New York Medical College
Medical School | Graduated 1976
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
America's Top Physicians, 2009
Media & Publications
Dr. Rosner has no media or publications listed.
Awards & Recognition
What is a recognized doctor?
Healthgrades Recognized Doctor designation identifies leading doctors who:
Are board certified.
Have not had their license surrendered or revoked since Healthgrades started collecting data in 2000.
Have no malpractice judgments, adverse arbitration awards, or monetary settlements for the last five years in the states in which Healthgrades can collect malpractice data.
Are free of state or federal disciplinary actions (sanctions) for the last five years.
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We remove a newly sanctioned doctor from the Recognized Doctor list as soon as we receive the information. However, it is important to note that malpractice information is publically available in only 14 states.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rosner to family and friends
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Dr. Rosner Says:
I am humbled by the huge volume of high patient satisfaction scores. I strive to pay close attention to my patients' history and I tailer treatment to each individual's needs. I always allow time for questions and I frequently email medical information to my patients.