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Patricia Altimore, CRNP

My Locations

Map Marker A WellSpan OB/GYN - Dover
3992 Carlisle Rd.
Dover, PA 17315
(717) 851-7260
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

When I was very young, my uncle was in a motorcycle accident which left him paralyzed. I remember when my family would visit him, I was more interested in helping my uncle than playing outside with the other kids. It was at an early age that I realized that I wanted to be a nurse since I found helping others to be so rewarding.


What I want my patients to know about me:

I want my patients to know that I genuinely care about their health and well being. I am very thorough and spend time listening to my patients, answering questions and ensuring that they are well informed regarding their care. Overall, I try my best to treat every patient as I would want my loved ones cared for.


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

My family is everything to me and I spend as much time as possible with my husband and two children. Most of our time is spent trying to keep up with their after school activities and sports schedules. We vacation in the mountains every year where we enjoy swimming, fishing, hiking, canoeing and just relaxing.


Clinical Interests

  • Gynecology

Education & Credentials

  • Graduate School: University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
  • Undergraduate Education: West Chester University

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Healthsprings(Formerly Bravo)
  • EHP Significa
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • GreatWest OneHealth
  • Health America
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • InterGroup
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan



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