Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO

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Nephrology Associates Med Grp 36955 Cook St Ste 102 Palm Desert, CA 92211 Get Directions
Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO
Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO is a nephrology doctor who practices in Palm Desert, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Erlanger is affiliated with Hi - Desert Medical Center, Desert Regional Medical Center, JFK Memorial Hospital and Eisenhower Medical Center.

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Dr. Erlanger's Reviews

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4.8
based on 21 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Erlanger's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
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    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
in Palm Desert, CA |
Very caring and competent. Would rec.
in Palm Springs, CA |
Dr. Erlanger is great! Very good and knowelgeble in his field. Keep up the good work. Love his staff.
in Palm Desert, CA |
HANDSME, CONCERNED, PROFESSIONAL,KNOWLEDGEABLE
in Palm Desert, CA |
I like the nurse and staff they make the visit easier. Dr's humor helps the anxiety.
Palm Desert, CA |
Good service quick and thorough
in Palm Desert, CA |
Great doctor and the staff is kind. Only waited 10 minutes which is great. Keep up the good work
in Indio, CA |
Dr. Erlanger is extremely professional and get's right down to discussing your health. Very personable. Allows you to ask as many questions you have about your condition.
Coachella, CA |
Dr. Erlanger has been my Nephrologist for many years and what i like about him is the he always remembers who you are not like other doctors that don't even remember anything about your medical history or case...
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Dr. Erlanger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  Board certified in Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Education

  • Medical School
    Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    Pacific Hospital

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    University Nev

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Loma Linda University

    Completed in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis