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About Dr. Michael A Altman

Dr. Michael A Altman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Family Medicine. Dr. Altman is affiliated with CHI St. Luke's Health - Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, West Houston Medical Center and Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center. Dr. Altman has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael A Altman is Excellent. Dr. Michael A Altman has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael A Altman is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

UT PHYSICIANS FAMILY MEDICINE

6410 Fannin St Ste 170
Houston, TX 77030
(832) 325-6500

Specialties

Dr. Michael A Altman has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Michael A Altman has the following 7 expertise

  • Contraception
  • Sports Medicine
  • Weight Loss
  • Family Planning
  • Influenza
  • Check-up
  • Immunization

Board Certifications

Dr. Michael A Altman is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2017, 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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Altman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • University Of Kansas Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael A Altman accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana Houston HMOx
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

UT PHYSICIANS FAMILY MEDICINE, 6410 Fannin St Ste 170, Houston, TX
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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