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About Dr. John F Altenburg
Dr. John F Altenburg, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tampa, FL, with another office in Tampa, FL. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Altenburg is affiliated with St Joseph's Children's Hospital of Tampa. He speaks English.
Dr. John F Altenburg has 2 locations
4600 N Habana Ave Ste 7
Tampa, FL 33614
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Dr. John F Altenburg has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. John F Altenburg has the following 9 expertise
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Lasik Surgery
- Eye Exam
- Eye Pain
- Vision Issues
Dr. John F Altenburg is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Dr. Altenburg is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
46 Years Experience
Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1972
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Dr. John F Altenburg Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Florida myBlue
- Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
- Florida Blue BlueOptions
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
UHC of the River Valley
- Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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