Dr. Eric W. Metzler, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 57

8208 Louisiana Blvd NE Ste C
Albuquerque, NM 87113
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Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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IPC Healthcare
8208 Louisiana Blvd NE Ste C
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Rehabilitation Center of Alburqueque
5900 Forest Hills Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
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    Dr. Metzler's Experience

    Dr. Metzler's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
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    • Physical Examination
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    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Dementia
    • Diabetes
    • Hypertension
    • Neuronopathy, Distal, Autosomal Recessive, 3
    • Pneumonia
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Med University Sc
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Med University Sc
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    Unm Hlth Sci Ctr
    Complete in 2010
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Metzler & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Metzler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Lovelace Medical Center

    • Lovelace Westside Hospital

    • Presbyterian Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    IPC Healthcare
    8208 Louisiana Blvd NE Ste C
    Albuquerque, NM 87113
    (505) 858-1222 (Office)
    (505) 858-1224 (Fax)
    B
    Rehabilitation Center of Alburqueque
    5900 Forest Hills Dr NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505) 822-6000 (Office)
    (505) 822-6288 (Fax)
    C
    Harmony Hospice
    5700 Harper Dr NE Ste 450
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505) 828-2273 (Office)
    (505) 898-1449 (Fax)
    D
    Paloma Blanca Care and Rehabilitation
    1509 University Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (505) 243-2257 (Office)
    (505) 247-1784 (Fax)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Metzler to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Metzler
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Metzler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.