Dr. David Alderman, MD

Dr. David Alderman, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Alderman, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Palm Springs, CA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Ste W303

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact Information

(760) 416-4819

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Alderman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 94% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
more than 87% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Removal
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Kaiser Fndn Hospital Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • La Co Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alderman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alderman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alderman to family and friends
3.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Alderman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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THIS DOCTOR IS REALLY NOT THE GUY YOU WANT TO BE OVER YOUR CARE...I SAY THIS BECAUSE HE DOESNT LISTEN...HE JUST TALKS...NEVER MAKES MUCH SENSE AND MOST OF ALL HIS HEART ISNT THERE ...SEEMS LIKE HE SHOWS UP FOR A CHECK AND GOES ON HIS MERRY WAY...NEVER CLEAN LOOKING WHICH IS NOT SANITARY...AND SEEMS TO NOT BE THERE FOR THE CARE OF PEOPLE...DIALYSIS IS SERIOUS AND WHY WONT THEY LET DIALYSIS PATIENTS COME TO THIER FANSY OFFICES...NO WE ARE NOT ALLOWED TO MAKE APPTS IN OFFICE. THEY SEE US IN D.CHAIR
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Alderman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Alderman has admitting privileges

Bear Valley Community Hospital
41870 Garstin Drive
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
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Desert Regional Medical Center
1150 N Indian Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Hi - Desert Medical Center
6601 White Feather Rd
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
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