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About Dr. Steven I Altchuler

Dr. Steven I Altchuler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, MN. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine, Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Steven I Altchuler is Excellent. Dr. Steven I Altchuler has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Steven I Altchuler is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Specialties

Dr. Steven I Altchuler has the following 4 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Steven I Altchuler has the following 13 expertise

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Mental Illness
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depression
  • Clinical Depression
  • Insomnia

Board Certifications

Dr. Steven I Altchuler is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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  • Education

    32 Years Experience

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1986

  • Mayo Clinic And Medical School

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Steven I Altchuler accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthPartners - MN
    • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
    • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
    • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
    • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred One
    • Preferred One PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Options PPO
  • WPS
    • WPS Group

Locations & Directions

Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN
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