Dr. Robert Alter, MD

Dr. Robert Alter, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(1)
Save
Dr. Robert Alter, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

2545 S King Dr

Chicago, IL 60616

Contact Information

(312) 842-7117

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Alter

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Hives
normal
more than 77% of peers
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
normal
more than 74% of peers
Polyneuropathy
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Alter'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alter "I help my patients to have realistic expectations about their health. My focus is on maximizing function and prevention."

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

95  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.

Education

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Alter does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Alter and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Alter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alter to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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

Dr. Alter'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
Image of Dr. Alter
Are you Dr. Alter?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Internal Medicine
(8)
Geriatric Medicine
(6)
Geriatric Medicine
(2)
Geriatric Medicine
(16)
Internal Medicine
(13)
Geriatric Medicine
(4)
Geriatric Medicine
(1)
Geriatric Medicine
Family Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
(5)