Dr. William Altringer, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
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Dr. William Altringer, MD
Dr. Altringer joined Mid Dakota Clinic PrimeCare in June 1995. A specialist in General, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, he is a Fellow member of the American College of Surgeons. A native of Dickinson, North Dakota, Dr. Altringer received his medical degree from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, where he also received the Upjohn Achievement Award for Academic Excellence. He completed his surgical residency at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospitals in Chicago, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Altringer is a surgeon member of the St. Alexius Medical Center Trauma Team. He is a member of the American Medical Association, North Dakota Medical Association, and the Sixth District Medical Society. He is licensed to practice General, and Vascular Surgery in the state of North Dakota.

401 N 9th St

Bismarck, ND 58501

Contact Information

(701) 530-6000

Dr. William Altringer, MD

Dr. William Altringer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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more than 52% of peers
Hernia
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more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
3

Procedures

  • Laparotomy
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Dakota.

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

  • University of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Altringer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Altringer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Altringer to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Altringer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Mandan, ND |
Dr. Altringer performed my Thyroid Cancer removal in April of 2016. He was extremely caring and did a great job at listening to our concerns and answering all of our questions. I would recommend him to anyone seeking Thyroid Cancer treatment as he is very knowledgeable and experienced!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Altringer accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Altringer has admitting privileges

CHI St. Alexius
900 E Broadway Ave
Bismarck, ND 58501
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