Dr. Harold Altschuler, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 72

3536 N Federal Hwy Ste 200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
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Dr. Altschuler's Experience

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Dr. Altschuler's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Altschuler Performs

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging

Conditions Dr. Altschuler Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Broward Health North
201 East Sample Road
Pompano Beach, FL 33064

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Altschuler

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Heart Center Of Excellence
Heart Center Of Excellence
3536 N Federal Hwy Ste 200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Broward Health Cardiology
Broward Health Cardiology
1 W Sample Rd Ste 204
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
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    Dr. Altschuler's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Altschuler

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rijksuniversiteit Gent, Faculteit Geneeskunde En Gezondheidswetenschappen
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Downstate Med Center
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Downstate Med Center
    Complete in 1974

    Fellowship Hospital

    Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Complete in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Altschuler & Staff

    • English
    • Polish
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Altschuler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Broward Health North where Dr. Altschuler has admitting privileges:

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    • Broward Health North

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Altschuler

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altschuler to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Altschuler's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 1 response
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Altschuler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Altschuler accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Molina
    • MultiPlan
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Heart Center Of Excellence
    3536 N Federal Hwy Ste 200
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
    (954) 566-8367 (Office)
    B
    Broward Health Cardiology
    1 W Sample Rd Ste 204
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
    (954) 785-0300 (Office)
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