Dr. Ron L Alterman MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Ron Alterman is a neurosurgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Alterman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1987

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1987–1988

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1989–1994

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 16 years in Neurological Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Low-Power Inversion Recovery MRI Preserves Brain Tissue Contrast for Patients with Parkinson Disease with Deep Brain Stimulators.
Sarkar, S. N.,Papavassiliou, E.,Rojas, R.,Teich, D. L.,Hackney, D. B.,Bhadelia, R. A.,Stormann, J.,Alterman, R. L.

Reply: Neural reorganization through deep brain stimulation: Anything new on the horizon?
Cheung, T.,Alterman, R. L.,Tagliati, M.

Safety/feasibility of targeting the substantia nigra with AAV2-neurturin in Parkinson patients.
Bartus, R. T.,Baumann, T. L.,Siffert, J.,Herzog, C. D.,Alterman, R.,Boulis, N.,Turner, D. A.,Stacy, M.,Lang, A. E.,Lozano, A. M.,Olanow, C. W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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