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Bassam Altajar MD

Sleep Medicine Specialist | Sleep Medicine

4/5(28)
2540 S Tamiami Trail Sarasota FL, 34239
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4/5

About

Dr. Bassam Altajar practices Sleep Medicine in Sarasota, FL. Dr. Altajar studies, diagnoses, and treats sleep disturbances and disorders due to varying factors. Sleep Medicine Physicians are trained to treat many different conditions, including insomnia, narcolepsy, sleep apnea, idiopathic hypersomnia, menstrual-related hypersomnia, and circadian rhythm disturbances, among others.

Education and Training

Univ of Damascus, Fac of Med, Damascus, Syria 1985

University of Damascus / Faculty of Medicine 1985

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Sleep Medicine

Provider Details

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Bassam Altajar MD's Practice location

Practice At 2540 S Tamiami Trail

2540 S Tamiami Trail -
Sarasota, FL 34239
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Fax: 941-957-4248

425 NURSING HOME DR -
ARCADIA, FL 34266
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New patients: 941-812-0896

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Patient Experience with Dr. Altajar


4.0

Based on 28 reviews

Bassam Altajar MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 28 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Sleep Medicine Specialist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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