Dr. Karen Altman, MD

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Dr. Karen Altman, MD

Neurology | Female

Altman & Mody Mds 8733 Beverly Blvd Ste 404, West Hollywood, CA 90048 Get Directions

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Dr. Altman specializes in Neurology and practices in West Hollywood, CA. She practices at 1 location.

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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Altman
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (11)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (10)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (11)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Altman's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (11)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (12)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (12)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (10)
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      Awful!I should have walked out when the office vibe was hostile! Not the woman at the desk, but a woman (Dr ?) walked back and forth between 2 doors for about 10 minutes! I was NOT given any sort paperwork that asked about why I was there, medical conditions, etc. When I saw her, she could not be bothered to listen to my answers before she rushed to judgment about why I was. I finally asked her to let me finish my answers! I walked out feeling lower than dirt on the ground.
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      Specialties

      • Neurology

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Aneurysm
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chronic Pain
      • Cluster Headache
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Dementia
      • Diplopia
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Meningiomas
      • Migraine
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Myasthenia Gravis
      • Myoclonus
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Stroke
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Syphilis Infections
      • Tension Headache
      • Thrombosis
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertigo

      Procedures Performed

      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

      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

      • Medical School
        Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        Exempla St Joseph Hospital

        Completed in 1985

      • Residency Hospital
        Loma Linda University

        Completed in 1988

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center

        Completed in 1989

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Altman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurology
      • Board certified in Neurology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Altman's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Altman

      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