Dr. Valerie Altmann, MD

Dr. Valerie Altmann, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Valerie Altmann, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Manhasset, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1554 Northern Blvd

Manhasset, NY 11030

Contact Information

(516) 390-9242

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Altmann'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

67  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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.

Education

  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altmann's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altmann to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Altmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I received an update on my patient portal on a friday night at 8 p.m. in regards to a positive HPV test. I wasnt exactly sure how to read the results they were very unclear so i called the aftercare line because I was panicking. I already have severe anxiety and needed any doctor or nurse to...more
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I've been coming to this practice for 20 years. In the last 5 years the office has gone so downhill. The staff is horrible, rude and incompetent. Dr Altmann's secretary treats people like garbage. As far as Dr Altmann, she is a great Dr, however I will be searching for a new office. It's just...more
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