Dr. Daniel Erler, MD

Dr. Daniel Erler, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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53 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Daniel Erler, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Lexington, MA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in internal medicine.

Lahey Health Primary Care, Lexington

16 Hayden Ave

Lexington, MA 02421
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

189  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Erler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Erler's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Erler to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Erler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I found him unapproachable and lacking in communication skills. He left the exam room twice and comes back in, each time with more questions. Am definately not seeing him again.
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Been with him for 5+ years. Very polite, but he is deficient in the skill of listening. Does not ask open-ended questions and reads from a script. Mentioned name at a hospital visit and nurses rolled their eyes as he sends his patients to ER for everything. Seeking new PCP after last visit as...more
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Sometimes he seems not to know my medical history, even though I have been his patient for more than 6 years! On some occasions this doctor has not given me a specific answer of feedback to my concerns. He is totally polite, but I am going to find another doctor.
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Regularly late for scheduled appointments, examinations are rushed, and a lot of questions are left unanswered.
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