Dr. Erik Palmer, DO

Dr. Erik Palmer, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Erik Palmer, DO is a family medicine specialist in Palm Springs, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences in 1995 and specializes in family medicine.

555 E Tachevah Dr Ste 2W203

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact Information

(760) 323-4272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • 4 More

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Dr. Palmer's Experience

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Dr. Palmer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Palmer does not have any board certifications listed.

118  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • California State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Saint Barnabas Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Palmer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Palmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palmer's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palmer to family and friends
54 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Palmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Palmer has consistently been one of the best physicians in town. With the changes in medicine he still cares and make sure that patients come first.
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Dissatisfied with the care I received, unable to reach the doctor himself. Called about an urgent matter and was given no return call. Went to the office and was told "I'm sorry Dr. Palmer does not make phone calls. Three days later I'm in emergency surgery at Eisenhower. PA's are great for a cold,...more
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Complete and total frustration with this office. No-one returns calls; lab tests are not ordered timely and results not shared unless you call and beg. Staff either does not know or not understand referral procedures. It was a gigantic headache dealing with this office. Dr. Palmer is nice but...more
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Always plenty of time to answer my questions, and for me to ask questions.
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Informative, detail oriented and patient - loved him.
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