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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male

1 Granite Point Dr Ste 100
Wyomissing, PA 19610
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Hospital Quality

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Reading Hospital
Sixth Avenue and Spruce Street
West Reading, PA 19611
Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street
420 S Jackson St
Pottsville, PA 17901

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Appointments & Offices

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Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, PC
Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania ? Wyomissing
1 Granite Point Dr Ste 100
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, PC
Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania – Pottsville
100 Schuylkill Medical Plz Ste 100
Pottsville, PA 17901
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    Dr. Altman's Experience

    Dr. Altman's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
    • Laser Surgery
    • LASIK
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Refractive Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Hyphema
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
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    • Refractive Error
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Berkshire Med Center
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wills Eye Hospital
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Massachusetts Amherst-Magna Cum Laude
    Graduated in 1980

    Other Education

    Harvard Medical School Published Researcher
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Altman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Altman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Reading Hospital

    • Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Altman's Office & Staff

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    Office Locations

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    Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, PC
    Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania ? Wyomissing
    1 Granite Point Dr Ste 100
    Wyomissing, PA 19610
    (610) 378-1344 (Office)
    (610) 378-5169 (Fax)
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    Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, PC
    Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania – Pottsville
    100 Schuylkill Medical Plz Ste 100
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    (570) 621-5690 (Office)
    (570) 622-9285 (Fax)
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