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About Dr. Christopher R Altamuro DO
Dr. Christopher R Altamuro, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Newark, DE, with another office in Egg Harbor Township, NJ. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Altamuro is affiliated with Virtua Health Of Berlin and Jfk Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Christopher R Altamuro has 2 locations
16 Polly Drummond Shpg Ctr Ste 2
Newark, DE 19711
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Dr. Christopher R Altamuro has the following 1 specialty
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
Dr. Christopher R Altamuro has the following 8 expertise
- Family Planning
- Osteopathic Manipulation
- Weight Loss
- Weight Loss (non-surgical)
Dr. Altamuro is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
29 Years Experience
Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 1989
Atlanticare Regional Medical Center
Dr. Christopher R Altamuro Accepts the Following Insurance
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
- Horizon PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- QualCare PPO
More about Dr. Christopher R Altamuro
Christopher R. Altamuro, DO, joins the Department of Medicine at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center (ARMC) and AtlantiCare Urgent Care. A resident of Glassboro, New Jersey, Altamuro received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his internship at Mill Creek Community Hospital in Erie, Pennsylvania, and his residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)-Kennedy Memorial Hospital in Stratford, New Jersey. When non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries occur after hours, come to one of the AtlantiCare Urgent Care Center. Here youll receive quality medical care, quickly and without an appointment. The AtlantiCare Urgent Care Centers are modern medical facilities with radiology and laboratory services on-site, as well as free, convenient parking.Not sure what level of care you need?When to visit Urgent Care:With x-ray capabilities on-site, Urgent Care health professionals are available after hours and on weekends for non-emergent needs, such as sprains, deep cuts and broken bones. When to choose Family Medicine:AtlantiCare Family Medicine physicians are highly skilled in preventive care, in diagnosing and treating illnesses and in managing your general health and wellness. As your healthcare partner, they can refer you to any of the AtlantiCare / AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center specialists or services you may need. When to seek Emergency Care:If you are faced with a life-threatening illness or trauma, AtlantiCare Regional Medical Centers Mainland and Atlantic City campuses have Emergency Departments prepared to handle your emergent needs on an around-the-clock basis. ARMCs Atlantic City campus is also home to the regions only state-designated Level II Trauma Center
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