Dr. John D Altman MD Cardiologist

Dr. John Altman is a cardiologist in Lakewood, Colorado and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rose Medical Center and St Anthony Central Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 22 years. He is one of 26 doctors at Rose Medical Center and one of 28 at St Anthony Central Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Rose Medical Center

St Anthony Central Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992–1995

Stanford University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1996–1999

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 1999–2001

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

CD1a-autoreactive T cells recognize natural skin oils that function as headless antigens.
de Jong, A.,Cheng, T. Y.,Huang, S.,Gras, S.,Birkinshaw, R. W.,Kasmar, A. G.,Van Rhijn, I.,Peña-Cruz, V.,Ruan, D. T.,Altman, J. D.,Rossjohn, J.,Moody, D. B.

Cutting Edge: CD1a Tetramers and Dextramers Identify Human Lipopeptide-Specific T Cells Ex Vivo.
Kasmar, A. G.,Van Rhijn, I.,Magalhaes, K. G.,Young, D. C.,Cheng, T. Y.,Turner, M. T.,Schiefner, A.,Kalathur, R. C.,Wilson, I. A.,Bhati, M.,Gras, S.,Birkinshaw, R. W.,Tan, L. L.,Rossjohn, J.,Shires, J.,Jakobsen, S.,Altman, J. D.,Moody, D. B.

A conserved human T cell population targets mycobacterial antigens presented by CD1b.
Van Rhijn, I.,Kasmar, A.,de Jong, A.,Gras, S.,Bhati, M.,Doorenspleet, M. E.,de Vries, N.,Godfrey, D. I.,Altman, J. D.,de Jager, W.,Rossjohn, J.,Moody, D. B.

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