Dr. Donald Altman, MD

Dr. Donald Altman, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Donald Altman, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in plastic surgery, cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, and more.

16300 Sand Canyon Ave Ste 1011

Irvine, CA 92618

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Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
normal
more than 41% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Altman "Dr. Altman's practice philosophy entails making every effort to: Ensure patient safety. Attempt to match surgical goals with realistic patient expectations. Use a conservative approach. Every attempt is made to give the patient a "natural" appearance and avoid a "surgical look." ?My patients are individuals who trust that I can treat them safely, attempting to match surgical goals with realistic expectations, while providing them with a positive experience for having spent time under my care.?"

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Calif Irvine Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Chldns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altman to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Altman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I had a breast reduction done by Dr. Altman and everything was simply wonderful. I made an appointment to see if I could get the reduction done and he was very caring . I did not need to seek another opinion because all of my needs were met with him. He has all of the characteristics that I would...more
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