Dr. Lance L. Altenau, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 70

2100 5th Ave Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92101
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Altenau's Offices

Neurosurgical Medical Clinic
Neurosurgical Medical Clinic
2100 5th Ave Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92101
Neurosurgical Medical Clinic
300 S Pierce St Ste 101
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Dr. Altenau's Experience

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Dr. Altenau's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Altenau Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Altenau Treats

  • Back Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

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Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
751 Medical Center Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911
Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost Street
San Diego, CA 92123

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