Dr. Eric Presser, MD

Dr. Eric Presser, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(6)
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Dr. Eric Presser, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Palm Springs, CA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Ste E421

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact Information

(760) 424-8224

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Empyema
very high
more than 95% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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 Florida, Gainesville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • LSU Medical Center of New Orleans
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Presser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Presser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Presser to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Presser's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Palm Springs, Ca |
The Best !! Recommend to anyone having lung surgery !
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Very Likely Awesome Staff & Doctor! (Presser)
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Presser accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Community Care Network HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    Individual and Family PPO
    WholeCare Network HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Signature
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Presser has admitting privileges

Desert Regional Medical Center
1150 N Indian Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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Hemet Valley Medical Center
1117 E Devonshire Ave
Hemet, CA 92543
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JFK Memorial Hospital
47111 Monroe Street
Indio, CA 92201
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