Dr. Walter Pedowitz, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Union County Orthopaedic Group 210 W Saint Georges Ave Fl 2 Linden, NJ 07036 Get Directions
Dr. Walter Pedowitz, MD
Dr. Pedowitz is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty focus on Foot and Ankle Problems. He was listed in the BestDoctors database from 1994 - 2011. Medical School: State University of NY Downstate Medical CenterGraduated summa cum laude Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Residency: Montefiore Hospital New York Orthopaedic Hospital at Columbia Presbyterian Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Linden Office210 W Saint Georges Ave Fl 2
Linden, NJ 07036
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(908) 486-1111Get Directions

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Dr. Pedowitz's Reviews

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3.9
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Pedowitz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in woodbridge, NJ |
Dr. Pedowitz cares about the health of his patients. He would make sure I'm getting the best treatment for my ailment. He always keep my smiling even while I'm in pain. He always says to me he loves helping people. Its a pleasure to have him as my doctor.
in Rahway, NJ |
Dr. Pedawitz is great! He is kind and gentle and makes me smile even when I'm in pain. I highly recommend him to anyone!
in Rahway, NJ |
GREAT DOCTOR, VERY KIND REALLY CARES ABOUTH HIS PATIENTS. WOULD RECOMMEND TO MY OWN FAMILY AND HAVE DONE SO.
in Nj |
Very organized and Dr. Pedowitz has a great disposition.
in Newark NJ |
Very nasty sarcastic attitude. Far from helpful.
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Dr. Pedowitz is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty focus on Foot and Ankle Problems. He was listed in the BestDoctors database from 1994 - 2011.

Medical School:

State University of NY Downstate Medical CenterGraduated summa cum laude

Internship:

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Residency:

Montefiore Hospital

New York Orthopaedic Hospital at Columbia Presbyterian

Board Certification:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Pedowitz says...

Dr. Pedowitz is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in: Foot and Ankle Problems

Dr. Pedowitz says...

Dr. Pedowitz is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in: Foot and Ankle Problems

Dr. Pedowitz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • 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 Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

Education

  • Medical School
    Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
  • Residency Hospital
    Montefiore Hosp & Med Ctr
    NY Orthoped Hosp-Columbia Presby

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage