Dr. Delmar Aitken, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(15)
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Dr. Delmar Aitken, MD
Dr. Delmar Aitken, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Palm Springs, CA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Aitken is affiliated with Desert Regional Medical Center.

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Ste E218

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact Information

(760) 416-4800

Dr. Delmar Aitken, MD

Dr. Delmar Aitken, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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more than 65% of peers
Hemorrhoids
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more than 57% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 21% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Melanoma
  • Thyroid Cancer
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Procedures

  • Anal Repair
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy
  • Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair

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

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Kettering Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Loma Linda University Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Ohio State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aitken has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aitken's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aitken to family and friends
3.3
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Aitken's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Aitken accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Aitken has admitting privileges

Desert Regional Medical Center
1150 N Indian Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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