Dr. Walter Sussman, DO

Dr. Walter Sussman, DO

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Walter Sussman, DO is a sports medicine specialist in North Easton, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med in 2010 and specializes in sports medicine and sports physical medicine & rehabilitation.Read his story

15 Roche Brothers Way Fl 2

North Easton, MA 02356

Contact Information

(781) 344-3535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Sussman's Experience

Dr. Sussman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Sussman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sussman "Dr. Sussman completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Emory University, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Sussman then completed a fellowship in non-operative Sports Medicine at Emory University where he provided covered for the Atlanta Dream WNBA team, Georgia Tech athletics, and Emory University athletics. Dr. Sussman now serves as the Head Team Physician for the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth."

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Runner's Injury
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sports-Related Concussion
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
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19  Procedures

  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome Testing
  • Concussion Treatment
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Hydrodissection
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Prolotherapy Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tenex Health TX Procedure
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Colgate University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • St Vincent Hosp Worcester Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Basic Science and Rational for using Stem Cells for Orthopedic Conditions. In Malanga G, Ibrahim V (Ed.) *Regenerative Treatments in Sports and Orthopedic Medicine. *Springer, 2018
  • Physical Examination: Of the Hip. In Malanga G, Mautner K (Ed.) *Musculoskeletal Physical Examination: An Evidence-Based Approach, 2e*. Elsevier,, 2016
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disk Disease: Workup and Conservative Treatment. In: Pinheiro-Franco JL, Vaccaro AR, Benzel EC, Mayer HM (Ed.) *Advanced Concepts in Lumbar Degenerative Disk Disease*. Springer, 2015
  • Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness: Illustrative Case with Sonographic Findings. *Curr Sports Med Reports*.15(3):168-170, 2016
  • Intramuscular vascular malformations: A rare cause of exertional leg pain and a novel treatment approach with ultrasound guided doxycycline sclerotherapy*.* *Am J Sports Med*.;43(3):729-33, 2015
  • Relationship of attention deficit hyperactive disorder and post-concussion recovery in youth athletes*.* *Clin J Sports Med*.25(4):355-60, 2015
  • Sphenopalatine ganglion block for management of refractory chronic post-traumatic headaches after a sport-related concussion. *Clin J Sports Med*., 2016
  • Ultrasound-Guided Elbow Procedures. *Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am.*27(3):573-87, 2016
  • Cervical angina: An overlooked source of non-cardiac chest pain*.* *The Neurohospitalist*;5(1):22-27, 2015
  • Ultrasound-Guided Elbow Procedures. *Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am.*, 2016;27(3):
  • Quantitative assessment of the ischiofemoral space and evidence of degenerative changes in the quadratus femoris muscle*.* *Surg Radiol Anat*.;35(4):273-281. [PMID: 23076730], 2013

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Walter Sussman, DO
Dr. Sussman is very personable, attentive and warm. His explanations of the ailment and the process of treatment are very understandable. The platelet treatment for my shoulder he performed was a success, and the post procedure therapy exercises are excellent. The range of motion is about 80%. I...Read More
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Lucija Z. in Brockton, MA – Jul 17, 2018
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Dr. Walter Sussman is the best Physician He is caring and very thoughtful I highly recommend him
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Donna Forth in Lakeville, Ma – Apr 18, 2018
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This is the first doctor in seven years of my life revolving around my chronic pain from a labral tear nobody in Rhode Island helped me to find as well as a chronic sacroiliac joint dysfunction condition I've been suffering and stagnant from who showed care in treatment with Prolotherapy, which...Read More
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Chanelle Beecher in Portsmouth, Rhode Island – Apr 06, 2018
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Dr. Sussman is patient, kind, knowledgeable and exceptional in my opinion. He explains, in detail, the injury, treatment and follow up so that you have a good understanding of the situation and course of action. He is successfully treating my long term injury that has been unsuccessfully treated...Read More
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Diane Sigren in W. Bridgewater, MA – Dec 20, 2017
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Dr Sussman is engaging and professional at the same time. His treatment and patience with us older patients is refreshing. He takes the time to explain everything which can sometimes be frustrating for him sometimes. Definitely would recommend him to others.
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middleboro, ma – Nov 15, 2017
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