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Specializes in Rheumatology - Male - Age 83

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Dr. Altman's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyositis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Trigger Finger

Background Check for Dr. Altman

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for New York.

1 Sanction

  • Non-Disciplinary Action  (2/5/2014)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Kurt Altman; License # 089232; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The action is not disciplinary in nature. ACTION TAKEN: Temporary surrender of license pursuant to New York Public Health Law Sec. 230.13.
  • State: New York

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education & Training

Medical School

Semmelweis University Of Medical Sciences (Sote)
Graduated in 1955

Languages Spoken by Dr. Altman & Staff

  • English

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