Dr. Rachel Altman, MD

Dr. Rachel Altman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Rachel Altman, MD is a dermatologist in Morristown, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in dermatology.Read her story

Morristown Dermatology

290 Madison Ave

Morristown, NJ 07960
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Insurance Accepted

  • Our office accepts Medicare and commercial insurance plans. Please contact us to verify your benefits

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Top Care Areas

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Hair Loss
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Altman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Altman "Dr. Rachel Altman is a board certified dermatologist who is originally from Long Island and New Jersey. She graduated from Rutgers University with honors and then went on to graduate with honors from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (2002) in Newark, NJ, where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Altman completed her transitional internship at Saint Vincent s Medical Center in New York. She completed her dermatology residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois (2006), where she was also chief resident. Dr. Altman recently relocated to New Jersey from New York City after practicing dermatology there for four years. She is currently accepting new medical and cosmetic patients."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Altman "Morristown Dermatology provides complete care for patients with problems of the skin, hair, and nails in a warm, welcoming environment.  Morristown Dermatology, the practice of Drs. Lisa Hochman and Rachel Altman, treats patients of all ages with a wide range of conditions.  The staff of Morristown Dermatology provides medical evaluation as well as surgical procedures in a comfortable, confidential and compassionate office setting.  Cosmetic consultations and a wide array of cosmetic procedures are also offered."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

15  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fractora
  • Laser Hair Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • St Vincent'S Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Rush University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altman to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Altman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had never been to a dermatologist, so had no idea what to expect. The office staff was very welcoming. Dr Altman put me at ease immediately. She explained the procedures before she began a full body examination. When a biopsy of tissue on my nose was required, Dr Altman made me aware of of every...more
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Dr, Altman is warm and friendly, the staff is welcoming. The doctor quickly diagnosed a rare condition that I have and I'm moving forward to a specialist for more in depth work up. A friend of mine recommended Dr. Altman and I will do the same if anyone asks. The office is located in a quiet...more
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I wish this practice could be my PC...great doctors, friendly staff...always feel well taken care of and that the doctors truly care about me.
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Very through, as always. Concerned about something that I thought unimportant.
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Dr Altman is terrific. My dad has been a patient of Dr Altman for years. She is efficient and very caring. She doesn't rush through the appointment. Her explanations are clear and concise.
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