Dr. Erik Altman, MD

Dr. Erik Altman, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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43 y/o
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Dr. Erik Altman, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.

Island Wide Medical Associates, PC

1401 Franklin Ave

Garden City, NY 11530
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Altman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altman performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Altman performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Electrophysiological Study
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altman performs Electrophysiological Study more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Altman performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altman performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Altman performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

Dr. Altman's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Erik Altman, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2001
    Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School
    2001

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

Dr. Altman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Altman

3.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(6)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Altman's Performance
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I am a 25 year old male. I had multiple SVTs with a resting heart rate of over 200. Dr. Altman did an EP study, diagnosed Wolfe-Parkinson-White & did a Cardio Ablation. Today, I am fine, symptom-free & 'cured.' I highly recommend Dr. Altman. He really cares about his patients. I had a lot of...Read More
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Dr Altman performed my EP study & did an ablation for my heart arrhythmia. For years medications would not help. Dr Altman was wonderful, caring & finally fixed my arrhythmia! Highly recommend him, very educated.
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He demonstrated little interest in communating with me.
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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Southside Hospital

Bay Shore, NY

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