Sam Altman, MD Email Sam Altman
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Radiology
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
Dr. Altman specializes in advanced multi-modality imaging and imaging-guided intervention for breast cancer screening and diagnosis, including 3D mammography/tomosynthesis, MRI and ultrasound. His expertise also includes advanced, multi-modality, gastrointestinal, genitourinary and vascular imaging, including MRI, computed tomography and ultrasound. He finds the interdisciplinary component of his work especially rewarding, as he collaborates with surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, and his patients. He is a member of the American College of Radiology and the Radiological Society of North America.
MD, SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital
Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital
Fellowship, Breast-Body Imaging
New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center
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Dr.Altman did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2017 and/or 2018: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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