Dr. Sherman J Alter MD Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Sherman Alter is a pediatric infectious disease specialist in Dayton, Ohio. He received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Alter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist: General Pediatric Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Nationwide Childrens Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1981 - 1982

Good Samaritan Hospital (Cincinnati OH)
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1977

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1980 - 1981

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1983 - 1985

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 30 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 20 years in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

OH State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Common childhood bacterial infections.
Alter, S.J., Vidwan, N.K., Sobande, P.O., Omoloja, A., Bennett, J.S.

Cutaneous gonococcal abscess of the abdomen in a child.
Dickson, S.D., Alter, S.J.

Pneumococcal infections.
Alter, S.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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