Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD

Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD

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Vascular Surgery  |  
Male  |  
71 y/o
2 reviews

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Dr. Mark Altschuler, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in Aventura, FL. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Altschuler is affiliated with Aventura Hospital & Medical Center....See Less

Altschuler and Johr MD, PA

21110 Biscayne Blvd Ste 301

Aventura, FL 33180
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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 foot problems throughout Florida. He is committed to providing accelerated, painless wound healing therapy for patients with wounds that are difficult to heal, using standard and advanced treatments.
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Dr. Altschuler's Experience

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Dr. Altschuler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Vascular Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hernia
  • Laceration
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Wounds
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Procedures

  • Amputation
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Bowman Gray School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altschuler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altschuler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altschuler to family and friends
3
based on 2 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Dr. Altschuler's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    POOR
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
Orlando, FL |
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
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Altschuler performed my Mom's carotid ectomy surgery in January 2015. Great results, Fast recovery. Many thanks!!!
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Dr. Altschuler accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Altschuler has admitting privileges

Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
20900 Biscayne Blvd
Aventura, FL 33180
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