In my many years of practicing Kidney Medicine and Internal Medicine with a focus on diabetes and hypertension (the most...Read More
See how Dr. Altsheler Jr.'s experience matches your preferences.
For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.
Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.
Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.
Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.
Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.
View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.
Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.
View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altsheler Jr. to family and friends is 5 out of 5
Dr. Altsheler Jr. accepts 8 insurance carriers
*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment
Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Altsheler Jr. has admitting privileges.
View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the United States.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
Graduated in 1973
Completed in 1974
Completed in 1976
Completed in 1978
Healthgrades Recognized Doctor designation identifies leading doctors who:
Healthgrades updates the Recognized Doctor list quarterly based on board certification data. Healthgrades also receives sanction and malpractice data throughout the year, depending on how frequently the state medical boards release updates.
We remove a newly sanctioned doctor from the Recognized Doctor list as soon as we receive the information. However, it is important to note that malpractice information is publically available in only 14 states.
Dr. Altsheler Jr. has no media or publications listed.
Dr. Altsheler Jr. does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Altsheler Jr. and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.
Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.
Have you recently visited Dr. Altsheler Jr.? Take Survey
In my many years of practicing Kidney Medicine and Internal Medicine with a focus on diabetes and hypertension (the most common causes for need of Hemodialysis / Renal transplantation) I have tried to incorporate scientific advances to help my patients postpone or avoid End Stage Renal Failure. While not always successful, I have been blessed to have a relatively small dialysis population. I owe this to Faith, to Science and to my Very Motivated Patients.Together we promote good outcomes.