Dr. Lance Altenau FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Dr. Lance Altenau has 5 office locations.
Park West
2100 5th Ave
Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92101

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lance Altenau is Excellent. Dr. Altenau has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lance Altenau, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Altenau graduated from University of Cincinnati.


Affiliations

Dr. Altenau has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Altenau accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 1 plan
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Lance Altenau practice?
Dr. Lance Altenau practices Neurological Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA and Encinitas, CA.
See San Diego Neurological Surgeons.