Dr. David Altamira, MD

Dr. David Altamira, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. David Altamira, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1990 and specializes in plastic surgery.

7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 716

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Skin Grafts
more than 72% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Altamira's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Altamira "At the plastic surgery practice of Dr. David Altamira we are dedicated to making certain that every patient feels respected, comfortable, and secure in our office. Our office provides a relaxing and friendly atmosphere in which we can answer any questions that you may have. Our knowledgeable and efficient staff is always ready to help you whenever you need it."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Wrinkles

25  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Hair Removal
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrinkle Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altamira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altamira's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altamira to family and friends
29 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Altamira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

There aren’t words for me to describe what a great dr he is! Any procedure you need done , he makes sure to make you feel comfortable . No question is a dumb question. I tend to get very anxious and nervous, but he even makes the experience enjoyable . He has great expertise and knowledge . I will...more
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35yr old male, Just want to take the time out to Thank Dr. David Altimira he has changed my life, Dr. Altimira gave me new hope a new chance at life, I was struggling with everyday tasks that we all face on a day to day, his hands are precision tools he has a god given talent, Im overcome by a...more
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Dr. Altamira is one of the most talented surgeons in Houston. Recently my younger sister received a Breast Lift and a Rhinoplasty with Dr. Altamira. Her results were astonishing, she has never felt and looked this happy in forever. After seeing her AMAZING results I felt a need to get my Breasts...more
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Google reviews Kelli Wilson Kelli Wilson in the last week This guy has a HORRIBLE answering service. He ordered a ultrasound for my husband who was seen at Memorial Hermann Tirr by this Dr. He said that my husband could have a possible blood clot. (Leg suddenly swollen) ..... Starting over: Let me...more
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Fixed my penis when I had an abscess removed. Super friendly and addresses all issues and concerns and explains everything. Would highly recommend. *high five
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