Dr. Theta Pattison, MD

Dr. Theta Pattison, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Theta Pattison, MD is a dermatologist in Altamont, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

2508 Western Ave

Altamont, NY 12009

Contact Information

(518) 690-0177

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Pattison's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pattison "I founded this practice in 1995. Since then, I have added three doctors and three physician assistants to the practice over the years. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pattison "Our mission is to provide excellent and comprehensive dermatologic care and surgery.  As a team, we are friendly, empathetic and supportive.  We take our time with each patient to ensure he or she feels individually cared for.  Because many conditions can be treated with multiple treatments, our team makes it a priority to educate patients on their options and help them choose the regimen that will be most effective for them.  We do tailor-made treatments, not cookbook medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

59  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Allergy Testing
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Paracentesis
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • SUNY Geneseo
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Rhode Is Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pattison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pattison's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pattison to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Pattison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Wow! I saw Dr. Perlmutter in this practice and she was FABULOUS! Her nurse Hope was also WONDERFUL! I've been to several of the local dermatology offices and can say that this is THE BEST! All of the staff from start to finish were kind and courteous. The client flow was smooth and quick. Dr....more
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Dr Pattison does my annual exam in a throrough and caring manner. Explains and provides options for treating issues when needed. Warm personality a real plus.
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I had a very unusual form of skin cancer. I found Dr. Pattison to be knowledgeable, helpful and calming. I went to her for a second opinion because the first doctor I went to was awful.
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21 years ago I was referred to Dr Pattison for a spot on my body. She took it off, biopsied it, and thank God she did! She has removed cancer several times from both my Husband and I. She found it Not us. Dr. Pattison is a very focused Physician. She picks up on everything on our bodies. She not...more
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Dr Pattison has always been extreemly personable and helpful. Very knowledgeable, and skilled. The few moles she has removed have been removed painlessly. I have her seeing two of my children now, and she is wonderful with them as well. She takes her time, and explains thouoghly. I don't feel...more
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