Dr. Karen Altman, MD

Dr. Karen Altman, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Karen Altman, MD is a neurology specialist in West Hollywood, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

8733 Beverly Blvd Ste 404

West Hollywood, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 659-8451

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Altman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Headache
normal
more than 79% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 69% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Altman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

44  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Exempla St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altman's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altman to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Altman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I found Doctors Altmans office, small, warm and inviting. Her receptionist Patty personally answered to phone (no automated phone tree) and was able to find me an appointment with in a week. Dr. Altman gave in a through exam and and diagnosed my injury correctly, sent me off for an MRI that day...more
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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...more
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