Internal MedicineInternal Medicine - sphere of medical science that studies the prevention, diagnosis and non-surgical methods of treatment of various diseases of the internal organs in adults.
- New Jersey, Westville
Dr. Lauren J Alter, MD works in
Westville, New Jersey is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1983. Dr. Alter is affiliated with Underwood Memorial Hospital, Kennedy Memorial Hospitals - Stratford, South Jersey Hospital - Elmer Division and practicing for 34 years
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Education & Training
UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ, United States
Umdnj/ University Hospital
Year completed: 1986
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I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Underwood Memorial Hospital is a hospital located in Woodbury, NJ. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 9 of 10 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 10 procedures.
Kennedy Memorial Hospitals - Stratford is a hospital located in Stratford, NJ. This hospital reports jointly with Kennedy Memorial Hospitals - Cherry Hill Division. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/...
South Jersey Hospital - Elmer Division is a hospital located in Elmer, NJ. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 6 of 7 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 7 procedures.
This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...