Dr. Bakir Altai, MD

Dr. Bakir Altai, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Bakir Altai, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery.

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

1 disciplinary action 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

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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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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 cardiothoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad, College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Bakir M Altai MD

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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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Aetna
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Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
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