Dr. Delmar R. Aitken, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 67

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Suite E218
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Dr. Aitken's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 2009
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  • Anal Repairs
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Resection Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
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  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
Less
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Background Check for Dr. Aitken

1 Malpractice Claim

  • Settlement  (11/2/2009)
  • Amount or Range: Below average
  • State: California
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (10/8/2012)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: California

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1973

Internship Hospital

Kettering Meml Hospital
Complete in 1974

Residency Hospital

Loma Linda University Affil Hosps
Complete in 1979

Fellowship Hospital

Ohio State University
Complete in 1983
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Aitken & Staff

  • English

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