Dr. Douglas D. Altchek, MD

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Dr. Douglas D. Altchek, MD

Dermatology | Male

Altchek Dermatology 115 E 61st St Fl 9, New York, NY 10065 Get Directions
(212) 838-8430

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Dr. Altchek specializes in Dermatology and practices in New York, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Altchek accepts 13 insurance carriers

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13 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes (12)
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Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

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  • Dermatology

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Hair Loss
  • Hand Eczema
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Warts

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Universidad Complutense De Madrid Facultad De Medicina
  • Other Education
    Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Altchek'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. Altchek

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