Dr. Michael Alterman, DO

Dr. Michael Alterman, DO

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 34
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Dr. Michael Alterman, DO is an ophthalmology specialist in Bethlehem, PA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010 and specializes in ophthalmology.

800 Eaton Ave Ste 101

Bethlehem, PA 18018

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alterman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blepharitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Alterman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • St John-Oakland Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Michigan State University / College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alterman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alterman's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alterman to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Alterman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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