Dr. Craig Altus, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 66

Dr. Altus

Craig S Altus MD Fcc

1411 N Flagler Dr Ste 8200 West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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(561) 835-6888

Dr. Craig Altus, MD is a Pulmonologist in West Palm Beach, FL and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with St. Mary's Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Altus to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Altus' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Respiratory Management
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altus performs Respiratory Management more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Altus performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Pneumonia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altus treats Pneumonia more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Altus treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Respiratory Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altus treats Respiratory Failure more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Altus treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Altus' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Air and Gas Embolism
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thoracentesis

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Craig Altus, MD is a Pulmonologist in West Palm Beach, FL and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York State...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1986
SUNY Brooklyn Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Westchester Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1981
New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Craig Altus, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Altus frequently treats Respiratory Management, Pneumonia, and Respiratory Failure. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Altus treats.

Where is Dr. Craig Altus, MD's office located?

Dr. Altus' office is located at 1411 N Flagler Dr Ste 8200, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Craig S Altus MD Fcc

Craig S Altus MD Fcc1411 N Flagler Dr Ste 8200 West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Altus is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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St. Mary's Medical Center

West Palm Beach, FL

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received