Dr. Bakir Altai, MD

Dr. Bakir Altai, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Bakir Altai, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

1865 Amsterdam Ave # B

New York, NY 10031

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/25/2013)View details
1 Board Action Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (12/21/2015)View details
No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Altai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altai treats Venous Insufficiency more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Altai treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altai treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Altai treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Venous Sclerotherapy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altai performs Venous Sclerotherapy more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Altai performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Altai's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Peripheral Arterial Occlusion
Arrhythmias
Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
Benign Tumor
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Occlusion
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Bruit
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Claudication
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Femoral Popliteal Bypass Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Valve Diseases
In-Office Embolectomy, Thrombectomy , or Vessel Exploration
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Laser Vein Removal
Leg Bypass
Leg Circulation
Leg Disorders
Leg Pain
Leg Ulcer
Leg Venous Ulcer
Limb Swelling
Lung Cancer
Lung Mass
Lung Nodule
Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Disease
Rotational Atherectomy
Saphenous Vein Harvest for CABG
Spider Veins
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Varicocele
Varicose Eczema
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vein Ablation
Vein Laser Ablation
Vein Stripping
Vein Treatment
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
Venous Closure
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Venous Thrombolysis
Vericose Vein Removal

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bakir Altai, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1990
    Hackensack Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1986
    Newark Beth Israel Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    London Chest Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Edinborough Royal Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Royal Gwent Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    Chester Royal Infirm
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1976
    Mercy Side Hospital, Liverpool Uk
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1972
    University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1972
  • 1966
    University Of Baghdad / College Of Medcine
    Undergraduate School
    1966

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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MagnaCare
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