Dr. Kurt Altman, MD

Dr. Kurt Altman, MD

Rheumatology | Male

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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.

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  • 1
    Sanction

    Dr. Altman has received 1 sanction

    More What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 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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  • 0
    Board Actions

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

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Education

  • Medical School
    Semmelweis University Of Medical Sciences (Sote)

    Graduated in 1955

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Altman has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Altman has no media or publications listed.

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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