Dr. Karen Altmann, MD

Pediatric Cardiology ·  Female · Age 57

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Dr. Karen Altmann, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. She specializes in pediatric cardiology.


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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Altmann accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI 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
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
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
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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. Altmann's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Altmann treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Cardiac Imaging
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altmann performs Cardiac Imaging more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Altmann performs this procedure more than 68% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cardiac Echocardiography (ECG)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac

Dr. Altmann's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neonatal Bradycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia
  • Ventricular Enlargement
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1997
Children'S Hospital Boston
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Columbia P&s Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1991
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Residency Hospital
1989
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1996
1991
1989
1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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