Samuel Altstein

Samuel Altstein, DO

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Family Medicine & Community Health


Primary Care, Family Medicine

Sam Altstein, DO is a board-certified primary care physician at Mount Sinai Doctors in Chelsea, seeing patients 18 years and older on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. He was awarded his medical degree from Midwestern University’s Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency in Family Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Altstein focuses his practice on disease prevention with special interests in cardiovascular diseases, sexually transmitted disease prevention and treatment, smoking cessation, and mental health disorders, such as anxiety and depression. Dr. Altstein is the co- medical director Mount Sinai Doctors, 309 West 23rd Street. He is an avid athlete who enjoys sharing his love of healthy living with his patients to inspire them to reach their full potential for health and wellness. He lives with his family in Brooklyn.

Clinical Focus

  • High Cholesterol
  • Human Papillomavirus Vaccine
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Immunizations
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Care
  • STD
  • Sore Throat
  • Syphilis
  • TB Screening
  • Travel Medicine
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Typhoid Vaccine
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Vaccinations
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness
  • Yellow Fever Vaccine


DO, Chicago Coll of Osteopathic Med.

Residency, Family Medicine, The Institute for Family Health Inc.(Formerly Urban Family Health)

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