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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 66

3402 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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Dr. Altemose's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Florida Hospital Tampa
3100 E Fletcher Ave
Tampa, FL 33613
St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Inst.
Florida Cancer Specialists
3402 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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    Dr. Altemose's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gum Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Meningiomas
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    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Altemose

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Usaf Med Center
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Usaf Med Center
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Altemose & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    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. Altemose's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Altemose has admitting privileges:

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    • Florida Hospital Tampa

    • St. Joseph's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altemose to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Dr. Altemose's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Altemose

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Inst.
    Florida Cancer Specialists
    3402 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33607
    (813) 875-3950 (Office)
    (813) 872-2741 (Fax)
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