Dr. Carol Altman, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology | Female

619 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04102 Get Directions
(207) 874-2445

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Dr. Altman specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology and practices in Portland, ME. She practices at 2 locations.

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

Procedures Performed

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    Presby University Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    Magee Womens Hospital

    Completed in 1977

    Maine Med Center

    Completed in 1988

Awards & Recognition

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Sign Language

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Maine 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)
Under 10 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