Dr. Scott Altschuler, MD

Dr. Scott Altschuler, MD

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Dr. Scott Altschuler, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Port Saint Lucie, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

1701 SE Hillmoor Dr Ste 4

Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Altschuler's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler treats Hemorrhoids more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Altschuler treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Altschuler's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice is dedicated to diagnosis, treatment and prevention of conditions and disease of the gastrointestin system. We are dedicated to providing quality medical to our patients. Our board certified gastroenterologists have in depth knowledge ...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    University of Virginia, Virginia Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2005
    Boston University, Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Boston University, Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1997
    Carnegie Mellon U
    Undergraduate School
    1997

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Dr. Altschuler's Reviews

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3.8

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1 Star
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I came to Dr Altschuler for second opinion and he was right on with the diagnosis. He got me on the correct medication, did the right blood work, and has approached my issue professionally and thoroughly. I was diagnosed with fatty liver problems and GERD. Since seeing him, my medical issues have...Read More
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Dr. Altschuler embodies every superior quality of the best doctor I can imagine. I can say the same of his nurse, Rachel, and his PA, Amy. I have rarely felt as comfortable and as trusting in a medical office as I have in this office. Dr. Altschuler just did a colonoscopy on me and removed 4 benign...Read More
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I met Dr Altachuler recently while I was in the hospital. I have never recommended a doctor, until now. He was professional on every level, he answered all my questions, and I asked many. He explained everything to me making certain I understood what he was telling me. I recently saw him again in...Read More
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Has he returned back to Port Saint Lucie. I heard he came back this way
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Total know it all and transactional meaning everything needs a colonoscopy because that is how he gets paid. The staff is poor as well, you call and leave a message in the morning then have to drive to the office in person because nobody calls you back. When asked why no call-back you get a shrug...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America
EmblemHealth
GHI
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
United Health Alliance
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
WellCare