Dr. Leonard C. Altman MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Leonard Altman is an allergist-immunologist in Seattle, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seattle Children's Hospital and University of Washington Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Altman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Seattle Children's Hospital and one of 14 at University of Washington Medical Center who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: General Allergy & Immunology

Clinical Interests: Research, Airway management, Asthma, severe urticaria severe asthma clinical research airway remodeling in asthma

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969–1971

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1975

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified 35 years in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 39 years in Internal Medicine

WA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A protocol to aid in the diagnosis of occupational asthma to Alaska pollock and Yellowfin sole.
Altman, L. C., Ayars, A. G.

Polyinosine-polycytidylic acid stimulates versican accumulation in the extracellular matrix promoting monocyte adhesion.
Potter-Perigo, S., Johnson, P.Y., Evanko, S.P., Chan, C.K., Braun, K.R., Wilkinson, T.S., Altman, L.C., Wight, T.N.

Comparison of the in vivo autologous skin test with in vitro diagnostic tests for diagnosis of chronic autoimmune urticaria.
Altrich, M.L., Halsey, J.F., Altman, L.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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