Dr. Rachel Altura, MD

Dr. Rachel Altura, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rachel Altura, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology.

593 Eddy St Ste 105

Providence, RI 02903

Contact Information

(401) 444-5241

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Chldns Hosp-Wash U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Chldns Hosp-Wash U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • St Jude Chldns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altura has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altura's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altura to family and friends
4.3
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Altura's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Altura accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Altura has admitting privileges

Care New England - Women and Infants Hospital
101 Dudley St
Providence, RI 02905
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Rhode Island Hospital
593 Eddy St
Providence, RI 02903
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