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Dr. Jason Altman

Plastic Surgery
Coral Gables, FL
21 years experience male

Locations

The Plastic Surgey Institute of Miami

Coral Gables, FL

Address

475 Biltmore Way, Suite 308, Coral Gables, FL
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

3054569097

About

Bio

Dr. Altman’s professional interests include all aspects of cosmetic and aesthetic plastic surgery. He is primarily focused on surgery of the breast and nose. His surgical expertise includes breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, breast lifting, liposuction and abdominoplasty.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Doctor Q&A

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Sun Protection: The most important thing when selecting a sunscreen is to make sure it provides full spectrum protection against uva and uvb rays as these are what ca... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Sun Exposure: Sun exposure is the greatest risk for developing skin cancer. Most current data suggests this is related to intense exposure as a child. There is n... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Scar Treatment: Scar creams like Mederma are intended to be used on new scars that are still undergoing the maturation process. They will have little effect on old s... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Seromas: Any procedure that involves elevating or undermining of your skin and tissues, can create a potential space for fluid to accumulate. Often surgeons w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Keloids: It is unknown exactly what the cause or trigger for this abnormal scarring process is. Delicate handling of the tissue, removable sutures and good wo... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Fat Grafting: There are many opinions when it comes to treating fat to be used for injection. Some believe that washing or filtering helps select the viable fat ce... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Facelifts: There are a number of factors that can affect the appearance of the lips and mouth after a facelift. The direction of pull and the amount of tighte... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Breast Augmentation: This is a very common question and one that doctors and patients have been searching for an answer too for many years. Currently there are no medic... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Hair Removal: Although all procedures have risks, laser hair removal, when performed by a skilled technician is very safe. The most common problems are discolorati... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Stretch Marks: Unfortuantely stretch marks are very difficult to treat and weight loss is unlikely to help. Stretch marks are actually scars or tears in the dermis ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Healing: The most important thing you can do for healing is to maintain a healthy diet high in lean protein. Protein is the building block your body uses to h... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Altman
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Skin Cancer: Skin cancer is absolutely considered a real cancer and should not be ignored! however, there are many types of skin cancer that have different progno... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Altman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Altman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Dr has aspirated dead fat cells twice; the area is still hard/deformed
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks doc. That was very useful info.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HOSPITAL

Residency

MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL

Awards

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