Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 62

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD is a Pulmonologist in Baldwin, NY and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Altus has extensive experience in Sleep Apnea. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Franklin Hospital and Franklin Hospital. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD

Jonathan D Altus MD FCCP LLC

920 ATLANTIC AVE Baldwin, NY 11510 ()

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(516) 623-8700

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Altus

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Altus treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Altus treats other conditions, please contact the office at (516) 623-8700.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Altus is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Altus' conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Valley Fever
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Altus accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Altus' Reviews

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I have been a patient of his for years. He always accepts my insurance, front desk always remembers me and are very kind and professional. Waiting time is reasonable, office is always clean from front to rear, Dr. always takes the time to speak with you in his office after every visit and answers all your questions. He even calls other specialists who may require information to treat me. Great bedside manner!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Rita Trevino – Aug 17, 2021
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a real bad doctor
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Apr 29, 2019
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Dr. Altus and his staff are professional, knowledgable, understanding, and compassionate individuals interested in the betterment of the patient. The offices and examination rooms are immaculate and the appearance of the office is orderly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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6 people found this helpful
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Martin Pollack in Long Beach, NY – Apr 26, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD is a Pulmonologist in Baldwin, NY and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Altus has extensive experience in...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

1989
Ny University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Beth Israel Med Center
Residency Hospital
1985
Beth Israel Medical Center-Ny
Internship Hospital
1984
Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Medical School
1984
Columbia College - New York
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Altus frequently treats Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Altus specializes.

Where is Dr. Jonathan Altus, MD's office located?

Dr. Altus' office is located at 920 ATLANTIC AVE, Baldwin, NY 11510. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Jonathan D Altus MD FCCP LLC920 ATLANTIC AVE Baldwin, NY 11510
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Altus is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Franklin Hospital

Valley Stream, NY

8 Awards Received

Franklin Hospital

Valley Stream, NY

8 Awards Received

Mercy Medical Center

Rockville Centre, NY

60% Patients that would definitely recommend, 10% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Mount Sinai South Nassau

Oceanside, NY

66% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% lower than the national average

7 Awards Received

Saint John's Episcopal Hospital At South Shore

Far Rockaway, NY

45% Patients that would definitely recommend, 25% lower than the national average