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Dr. Tristan Altbuch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (48)
Map Pin Small Gainesville, FL
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Tristan Altbuch, MD

Dr. Tristan Altbuch, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Gainesville, FL. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Florida State University College of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida North Florida Hospital. Dr. Altbuch, completed a residency at Florida State University College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Altbuch an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Altbuch works at The Orthopaedic Institute - Gainesville in Gainesville, FL with other offices in Lake City, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain, Bursitis and Bursitis of Hip along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Altbuch's Office Locations

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    The Orthopaedic Institute - Gainesville
    4500W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32607 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (386) 348-4773
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
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    The Orthopaedic Institute - Lake City
    146 SW Prosperity Pl, Lake City, FL 32024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Phone Icon (386) 348-7529
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Joint Pain
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Hip Tendinitis
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Broken Arm
Chondromalacia
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Difficulty With Walking
Femur Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Meniscus Tear
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Patellar Chondromalacia
Pelvic Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacral Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
ACL Surgery
Arthrocentesis
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Menisectomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Replacement
Somatic Nerve Block
Steroid Injection
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Osteophyte
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
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Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Genu Varum
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Pointer
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Osteophyte
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Epicondylitis
Muscle Cramping
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Ottos Pelvis
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tenosynovitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture Repair
Arm Surgery
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Biceps Tendon Repair
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Fracture Care
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Dislocation
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Labral Repair
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Joint Reconstruction Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Surgery
Lateral Retinaculum Patella Release
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Partial Hip Replacement
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Surgery
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement Revision
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spine Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Tommy John Surgery
Total Hip Replacement
Trigger Point Injection
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
    • Medicaid of Florida
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Sunshine Health
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

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    About Dr. Tristan Altbuch, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1114120292
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Southern California Orthopaedic Institute - Van Nuys, CA
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Florida State University College of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Florida State University College of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Florida State University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Florida North Florida Hospital

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    Dr. Tristan Altbuch, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Altbuch is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Altbuch has seen patients for Joint Pain, Bursitis and Bursitis of Hip, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Altbuch on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    48 patients have reviewed Dr. Altbuch. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Altbuch.

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