Dr. Alan Walters, MD

Dr. Alan Walters, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Alan Walters, MD is a general surgery specialist in Prescott, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med and Hlth Sci in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

804 Ainsworth Dr Ste 103

Prescott, AZ 86301

Contact Information

(928) 771-1011

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
more than 87% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

19  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med and Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Fargo Va Medical and Regional Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Fargo Va Medical and Regional Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Ariz Tucson Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • U Kans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walters' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Walters

4.0

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Walters is great! Everybody else in his office, though, is entirely unhelpful! Scheduling my surgery (Lupe) and dealing with billing and insurance (Natalie) has been a nightmare. They have treated me worse than an inconvenience. Dealing with them has driven me to look for another provider. ...Read More
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jason in PRESCOTT, AZ – Jul 31, 2018
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He is a good doctor but his office space is to small. Waiting time was 3 1/2 hours. Place was packed. People where standing up. Others where outside waiting for their appointment. Patients said that wait time is about average to see him. Once we say him it went smooth. Surgery went well.
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Prescott, AZ – Sep 14, 2017
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Dr. Walters was great at listening and very informative about my condition.
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Jimmy L Schneider in Prescott, AZ – Jun 04, 2016
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