Dr. Richard Altman Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Altman Jr, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Richard Altman Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Ephrata, PA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4140 Oregon Pike

Ephrata, PA 17522

Contact Information

(717) 733-7878

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Altman Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nausea
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Dr. Altman Jr treats Nausea more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Altman Jr treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Altman Jr treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Altman Jr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altman Jr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Altman Jr treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Altman Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Altman Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Ephrata, PA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1974 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Education

  • 1974
    George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1974

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Was disrespectful and rude. Unacceptable bedside manner. Never treated me for reason I had apt. For Would NOT recommend him to family or friends
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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