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Dr. David Altman, MD

Dermatology*
2.8 (54)
Map Pin Small Buffalo, NY
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Overview of Dr. David Altman, MD

Dr. David Altman, MD is a Dermatologist in Buffalo, NY. They specialize in Dermatology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and is affiliated with Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Brooks-TLC Hospital System, Buffalo General Medical Center, ECMC Health Campus, Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital and Sisters of Charity Hospital. Dr. Altman, completed a residency at University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Altman an average 2.8 star rating.

Dr. Altman works at Altman Dermatology PC in Buffalo, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Eczema and Contact Dermatitis, Lichen Simplex Chronicus and Diabetes Skin Lesion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Altman's Office Locations

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    Altman Dermatology PC
    8421 Sheridan Dr, Buffalo, NY 14221 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 810-0610

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital
  • Brooks-TLC Hospital System
  • Buffalo General Medical Center
  • ECMC Health Campus
  • Kenmore Mercy Hospital
  • Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
  • Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital
  • Sisters of Charity Hospital

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Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Diabetes Skin Lesion

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Diabetes Skin Lesion
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Actinic Keratosis
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Birthmark
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Cold Sore
Contact Dermatitis
Darier Disease
Dry Skin
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Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
Fungal Nail Infection
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Impetigo
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Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail Infection
Psoriasis
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Rash
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Ringworm
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Rosacea
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Seborrheic Keratosis
Shingles
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Telogen Effluvium
Varicose Veins
Vasculitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Wart Freezing
Acne
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Athlete's Foot
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Burn Injuries
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Erysipelas
Erythema Multiforme
Folliculitis
Hives
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Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
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Lymphangioma
Parapsoriasis
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy
Psoriatic Arthritis
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Spider Veins
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Sunburn
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Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Eczema
Warts
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Excision
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Melanoma Screening
Mole Evaluation
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    About Dr. David Altman, MD

    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1598764433
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Nci Nih
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Strong Memorial Hospital University Rochester
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. David Altman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Altman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Altman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Altman works at Altman Dermatology PC in Buffalo, NY. View the full address on Dr. Altman’s profile.

    Dr. Altman has seen patients for Eczema and Contact Dermatitis, Lichen Simplex Chronicus and Diabetes Skin Lesion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Altman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    54 patients have reviewed Dr. Altman. The overall rating for this provider is 2.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Altman.

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