Dr. Adam J. Altman, MD

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Dr. Adam J. Altman, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania 1 Granite Point Dr, Wyomissing, PA 19610 Get Directions
(610) 378-1344

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Technological sophistication and surgical expertise, combined with compassion and caring. I treat my patients like I would treat my own family.Read more

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based on 6 total surveys (1 with a review)
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Experience with Dr. Altman
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Altman's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (5)
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Doctor Altman did my Lasik eye surgery and I was very pleased. Very professional and explained everything very well. My family eye doctor gave me two names but I'm very glad that I went to him. My vision turned out great and I'm very happy. Good guy.
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Massachusetts Medical School

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    Berkshire Med Center

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    Duke University Med Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wills Eye Hospital

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Massachusetts Amherst-Magna Cum Laude

    Graduated in 1980

  • Other Education
    Harvard Medical School Published Researcher

    Completed in 1984

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Altman's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Altman

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Altman's Care Philosophy

Technological sophistication and surgical expertise, combined with compassion and caring. I treat my patients like I would treat my own family.