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Dr. Waldman's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Waldman "Dr. Steven Waldman, the medical director and CEO of Atlas Spine, is a fellowship trained doctor who specializes in spinal trauma and spinal disorders and is one of the top pain management physicians in New Jersey. Dr. Waldman received his B.S. in Chemistry Summa Cum Laude from Union College and went on to complete his medical degree at the State University of New York with honors in Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Waldman completed his anesthesiology residency with a focus on pain management at the prestigious Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital. He went on to complete his fellowship at UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Waldman has over 25 years of experience in pain management. He has taught at many prestigious institutions around the world: Columbia University, UCLA, UC-San Diego, University of Oregon, University of Miami, Stanford University, Cornell-Sloan Kettering Medical Center, among others. Dr. Waldman is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American College of Pain Medicine, the International Spinal Intervention Society, and the North American Spine Society. MEDICAL STAFF APPOINTMENTS Hackensack University Medical Center – Palisades Campus Hoboken University Medical Center – CarePoint St. Mary's – Passaic Medical Center Meadowlands Hospital – Director of Spine Section and Pain Medicine BOARD CERTIFICATIONS Diplomate – American Academy of Pain Management Board-Certified Fellow – American College of Pain Medicine American Board of Anesthesiologists Board Certified ASA/ABMS – Sub-specialty with added qualifications in Pain Management LICENSURE Medicine and Surgery, State of New York Medicine and Surgery, State of California Medicine and Surgery, State of New Jersey Medicine Surgery, State of Florida HONORS, AWARDS AND CITATIONS Union College B.S., Chemistry – Summa Cum Laude, 1979 Union College, Fuller Chemistry Prize and CitationDepartmental Honors, Department of Medicine, SUNY Medical School NYC Campus, Departmental Honors, Department of Surgery, SUNY Medical School Departmental Honors, SUNY Medical School Golden Scalpel Award, Medtronic Corporation, 1995"
This content was provided by Dr. Waldman "Licensed in multiple states including New York and New Jersey, Dr. Waldman is also a member of numerous professional organizations, having graduated from Downstate Medical School with several departmental awards. Dr. Waldman lectures on a variety of topics including pain management and discography. Board certified and ready to extend his help and compassionate hand to all who seek him, Dr. Waldman is especially a people-person. There is always something to do and be changed; having done participated in a large number of workshops, Dr. Waldman does not simply express a mere interest research; he does more. Specializing in pain management and anesthesiology, he is as capable as he is knowledgeable; making Dr. Waldman is a great person to go to."
Interventional Pain Medicine
Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Neck Muscle Strain
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Percutaneous Disc Decompression
Spinal Nerve Block
Trigger Point Injection
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1983
Internship Hospital | Completed
Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed
UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Departmental Honors for Department of Medicine, Department of anesthesiology, and Department of Surgery,
Golden Scapel Award,
Media & Publications
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Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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Dr. Waldman's Reviews
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waldman to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (9 with comments)
Likelihood to Recommend (23)
Dr. Waldman's Performance
Explains condition(s) well
Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waldman to family and friends is 3.5 out of 5