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Dr. Erik Wahlstrom, MD

Dr. Erik Wahlstrom, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 68


Dr. Erik Wahlstrom, MD is a general surgery specialist in Riverside, CA. He specializes in general surgery, transplant surgery, and more.


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(951) 275-9000

Dr. Wahlstrom accepts the following insurance:

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
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wahlstrom's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wahlstrom performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Wahlstrom performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Dialysis Access Procedures
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wahlstrom performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Wahlstrom performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wahlstrom performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Wahlstrom performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Wahlstrom's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Erik Wahlstrom, MD is a general surgery specialist in Riverside, CA. He specializes in general surgery, transplant surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Cedar Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Washington University
Residency Hospital
University Of Uppsala Medical School
Medical School
1979
Wash University
Internship Hospital
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • English

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One of the Best and my favorite Doctor in the whole world. Saved my life twice and will never stop thanking God and my lucky stars for all his ingenuity , dedicated and Life saving skills. Not only completed my kidney transplant, saved the same kidney 6mos. After a rejection, and removed my fistula...Read More
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When other doctors wouldn't touch my brother or didn't know how to help him, and it happened multiple times, Dr Wahlstrom always came to his rescue. He performed his kidney and pancreas transplants and saved his life countless times in the past 20 years. Our family remains forever greatful!
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He's the best doctor I have ever had. A very likable guy who seems to genuinely care.
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