Daniel Altman, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, Allegheny General Hospital


Orthopaedic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine; Orthopaedic Residency Director, Allegheny General Hospital; Director of Orthopaedic Spine Trauma

Dr. Altman is on Doximity

As a Doximity member you'll join over a million verified healthcare professionals in a private, secure network.

  • Connect with other colleagues in the same hospital or clinic
  • Search all U.S. specialist profiles and refer a patient
  • Read the latest clinical news and earn CME/CEU credits

See Dr. Altman's full profile

Already have an account?

  • Office

    1307 Federal St
    Allegheny Orthopaedic Assocs
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Phone(877) 660-6777
    Fax(412) 359-4988
  • Is this information wrong?

Education & Training

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Massachusetts General HospitalFellowship, Orthopedic Trauma, 1996 - 1997
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFellowship, Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine, 1995 - 1996
  • Hamot Medical CenterResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1991 - 1995
  • Allegheny General Hospital - Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Allegheny General Hospital - Western Pennsylvania HospitalInternship, General Surgery, 1990 - 1991
  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Temple University School of MedicineClass of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1992 - 2020
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Pittsburgh Magazine Castle Connolly, 2011, 2016-2017
  • Top MD Consumers Checkbook
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations



  • Does Obesity Impact the Perioperative Course of Patients with Isolated Diahyseal Tibia Fractures?
    Schessler, M.J., Silpak, A., Palmer, M., Westrick, E.R., Altman, G.T., Altman, D.T., Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, 10/15/2014


  • Update on Spine Fracture Management 
    Sixth Annual Nuts and Bolts of General Orthopaedics, Naples, FL - 10/10/2014
  • Orthopaedic Emergencies: Open Fractures, Compartment Syndromes, and Pelvic Fractures 
    Allegheny General Hospital Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, Pittsburgh, PA - 9/16/2014
  • Lumbopelvic Fixation: Indications and Techniques. 
    Pittsburgh Spine Summit, Farmington, PA - 9/13/2014
  • Join now to see all


  • Comparing Outcomes Between Hinged Knee Bracing and No Bracing After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Tibial Plateau Fractures 
    Chauhan, A., Silpak, A., Peticca, K., Altman, G.T., Altman D.T.
    Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL - 10/18/2014


  • Member, Allegheny General Hospital Medical Executive Committee 2014 - Present
  • Member, Allegheny General Hospital Graduate Medical Education Committee 2012 - Present

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations