Dr. Walter A. Fuhr, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 47

2000 E Layton Ave Suite 100
Saint Francis, WI 53235
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Dr. Fuhr's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center
2900 West Oklahoma Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Aurora West Allis Medical Center
8901 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fuhr

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Lakeshore Medical Clinic Ltd
Lakeshore Medical Clinic Ltd
2000 E Layton Ave Suite 100
Saint Francis, WI 53235
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    Dr. Fuhr's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice, 1996
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    Procedures Dr. Fuhr Performs

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    Conditions Dr. Fuhr Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Fuhr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.
    • 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

    Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Graduated in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    St Francis Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fuhr & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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. Fuhr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Fuhr has admitting privileges:

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    • Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

    • Aurora West Allis Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fuhr

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fuhr to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Fuhr's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Fuhr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Fuhr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Thrivent Financial
    • United Healthcare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Lakeshore Medical Clinic Ltd
    2000 E Layton Ave Suite 100
    Saint Francis, WI 53235
    (414) 744-6589 (Office)
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