Dr. Roger Altman, MD

Dr. Roger Altman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Roger Altman, MD is a dermatologist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1978 and specializes in dermatology.

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

Dr. Altman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

30  Conditions Treated

11  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

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altman to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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

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 (6)

I was in and out of the exam room in less than 3 minutes. It seemed like he was trying to establish a new record time, and was annoyed after I posed a question 30 seconds in already. A pre-melanoma exam for a new patient with history should not be conducted from 2-3 feet away. After obviously just...more
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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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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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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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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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