Dr. Ellen Altenburg
31 years experience female
Osler Pediatrics Viera - Dr. Ellen Altenburg, M.D., F.A.A.P.
7000 Spyglass Court, Suite 120, Melbourne, FLDirections
My office hours
Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pmShow more
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida
Health First Health Plan, Inc
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule Insurance Company
I am board-certified certified in pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. I have been practicing general pediatrics for the last twenty years. I participate in the annual St. Baldrick's Shaving Event to raise money for childhood cancer research.
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Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Yes: Usually boys grow until late teens/early 20's. If the boy didn't enter puberty early, there is definitely more growth potential.
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A female asked:
Hard to tell: Hard to discuss without more history ex. what virus? how long is awhile? Certainly if it persists or she develops changing symptoms, that would warrant a further investigation. Typically adenopathy can last for weeks after a viral infection
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Thank you notes
Aug 9, 2014
I strongly recommend him for pediatric advice!
Oct 3, 2014
All I really wanted was to have someone care enough to respond and she did. She shared knowledge and compassion! Thank you!
Feb 12, 2015
She is very hard working and shes helped me with my confidence and because of all that i would like to get to know her
This was very helpful. Thanks! Wouldn't you say that a family & personal history of autoimmune disorder is similar to "immune compromised"? Vaccines are known to set them off.
This made me feel good. Thanks! I appreciate your help. I didn't know if that was okay to lose that amount of weight in that amount of time especially with my busy schedule.
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Cant afford an endocrinologist. Could it harm him if given in low dose
Education & Training
The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, NY
Children's Hospital of Buffalo
CME/CPD Award, American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics