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Robert Alter, MD, Oncology, Hackensack, NJ, Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center

RobertSAlterMD

Oncology Hackensack, NJ

Genitourinary Oncology, Head & Neck Cancer

Co-Chief of Urologic and Head & Neck Oncology at John Theurer Cancer Center

Overview of Dr. Alter

Dr. Robert Alter is an oncologist in Hackensack, NJ and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine Science and has been in practice 29 years. Dr. Alter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 130 doctors at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center and one of 14 doctors at Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center who specialize in Oncology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew. He has more than 10 publications and over 350 citings.

Education & Training

  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine
    NYU Grossman School of MedicineFellowship, Hematology and Medical Oncology, 1991 - 1994
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai/Morningside/West
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai/Morningside/WestResidency, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1991
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and ScienceClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1997 - 2025
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1996 - 2025
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1989 - 2024
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2002 - 2017
  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 1994 - 1997

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013-2014
  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com
  • Top MD Consumers Checkbook

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Hebrew

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    AmeriHealth Direct POS
    Amerihealth HMO
    AmeriHealth PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health PPO
    GHI PPO
    Great West PPO
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Horizon BCBS Direct Access
    Horizon BCBS HMO
    Horizon BCBS POS
    Horizon BCBS PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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