Dr. Kurt Altman, MD

Dr. Kurt Altman, MD

Rheumatology | Male

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Dr. Altman specializes in Rheumatology and practices in New York, NY. He practices at 3 locations.

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    • Non-Disciplinary Action
    • Action Taken:Surrender
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Conditions Treated

    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Trigger Finger

    Procedures Performed

    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for New York.

    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Altman has received 1 sanction

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      • Non-Disciplinary Action  (2/5/2014)
      • Action Taken: Surrender
      • Summary: Dr. Kurt Altman; License # 089232; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The action is not disciplinary in nature. ACTION TAKEN: Temporary surrender of license pursuant to New York Public Health Law Sec. 230.13.
      • State: New York
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      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      Semmelweis University Of Medical Sciences (Sote)

      Graduated in 1955

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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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 Rheumatology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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