Dr. Dory Altmann, MD

Dr. Dory Altmann, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 59

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Dory Altmann, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Edison, NJ. Dr. Altmann has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Interventional Cardiology, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Saint Peter's University Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Altmann to book an appointment.


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Cardiology Associates of Ocean County

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Edison35-37 Progress St Ste B2 Edison, NJ 08820
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Directions
East Brunswick Office593 Cranbury Rd East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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Dr. Altmann's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Altmann

4.8

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  • Explained conditions well (17)
  • Listened & answered questions (17)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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I have been a heart patient since my first of two CABG 1981 Dr Altman has been my Cardiologist since approx 2000. He has performed several cardiac/stent angioplasties my heart. I couldn't be more satisfied with the care I have received from Dr Altman and happy to recommend.
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Harry Koenig in Monroe Twp, NJ – Nov 24, 2017
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Dr Altmann Is a good dr also a very nice person .
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John in Old Bridge, NJ – Oct 25, 2017
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My husband AND I have been patients of Dr. Altmann for a number of years. We think he is an excellent doctor and always listens, responds to our needs and returns calls. We recommend him very highly.
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Arlene Albert in Monroe Township, NJ – Jun 27, 2017
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Dr Altmann is knowledgeable, gentle and courteous. i recommend him highly.
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Dr. Altmann accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Local Value Network HMO
Local Value Network HMO+
Regional Pref Network EPO
Regional Pref Network HMO
Regional Pref Network HMO+
Regional Pref Network POS+
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Anthem
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
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National Elevator
Oxford Health Plans
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QualCare
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UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO
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United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Arrhythmias
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Arrhythmias more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Altmann performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 41% of their peers

Dr. Altmann performs this procedure more than 41% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Heart Disease more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Hypertension more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Altmann's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. Altmann is a graduate of Harvard College, the Yale University School of Medicine and the Harvard School of Public Health. He completed his cardiology training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and his interventional cardiology training at ...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Mt Sinai School Of Med
Residency Hospital
New England Med Center Hosps
Residency Hospital
Washington Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Mt Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

Saint Peter's University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average