Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD

Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o
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Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 48 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Altschuler and Johr MD, PA

21110 Biscayne Blvd Ste 301

Aventura, FL 33180
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Altschuler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler treats Venous Insufficiency more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement

Dr. Altschuler's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Amputation
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Laceration
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Surgery
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Wounds

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Altschuler is the medical director of the Aventura Hospital Wound Care Center, which specializes in hyperbaric oxygen therapy for treatment of wounds. He has lectured on wound care and the role of vascular surgery in the treatment of diabetic foo...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Mt Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
Mt Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
1971
Bowman Gray School of Medicine
Medical School
1971

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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1 Star
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Never use this doctor. He did a debridement on my daughters wounds when she was hospitalized and hat evening she bled out all over the place because he forgot to tell the nurses to stop her blood thinners. He was preparing a few weeks later to do another one and decided to change her blood...Read More
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Dr. Altschuler might be fantastic, I will never know because a very rude, very unprofessional office manager, Brenda, would not listen to my questions or concerns about insurance. She told me to find another doctor, they didn't need my business. I'm horrified and appalled.
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Dr. Altschuler was terrible he saw me for one minute and just by looking at me without any test said I did not have an vascular problem. At the time I visited him I was in so much pain. I got a second opinion and was told I do have vascular problem. Waste of money and time
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Dr. Altschuler performed my Mom's carotid ectomy surgery in January 2015. Great results, Fast recovery. Many thanks!!!
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Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
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Cigna
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Humana
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