Dr. Roger Altman, MD

Dr. Roger Altman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Roger Altman, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Palm Harbor, FL. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

32615 US Highway 19 N Ste 1

Palm Harbor, FL 34684

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
high
more than 87% of peers
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
high
more than 85% of peers
Psoriasis
high
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
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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 Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • College Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Roswell Pk Meml Institute Mohs Microscopic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altman to family and friends
4.1
based on 24 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Altman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Clearwater, FL |
Dear Dr. Altman My visit to your office was nothing short of spectacular. Thank you for your kindness and your expertise. Your staff are amazing. Denise is a gem. The whole visit is exemplary. May God rewards you for the great job you do everyday.
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in Tarpon Springs Fl. |
I made my first appointment with Dr. Altman and had two Basil Cell cancers removed from my face. I highly recommend him. He was highly knowledgeable, and respected my wishes. His staff is great, especially his nurse Melissa. I've been dealing with Basil Cell for twenty years, and he is the best.
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Palm Harbor, FL |
Dr Altman performed Mohs surgery on my nose for skin cancer. I was very anxious about the procedure. Dr Altman was very caring and gentle he assured me he would keep the incisions clean and do his best to minimize scaring. I believe he performed very professionally and with great expertise. I had...more
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in Clearwater, FL |
I would not recommend this doctor. Left a big scar on my nose and did not discuss consequences before MOH procedure that takes five minutes. Afterwards claims he can do skin graft but sends you to Plastic Surgeon 2 miles away. Not happy as you can tell by this survey and please go somewhere...more
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in Dunedin, Florida |
Dr.Altman is very caring and extremely knowledgeable in his field of expertise! He explains things and puts you at ease. I'm afraid of any kind of shots and he is so gentle you can barely feel the injections at all. I wish he could numb me for my dental appointments also. He has removed many...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Altman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
    Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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