Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(21)
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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, Eisenhower Medical Center, Desert Regional Medical Center and JFK Memorial Hospital.

36955 Cook St Ste 102

Palm Desert, CA 92211

Contact Information

(760) 621-3221

Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO

Dr. Howard Erlanger, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare

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Dr. Erlanger's Experience

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

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
46

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

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Pacific Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Nev
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loma Linda University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Erlanger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Erlanger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Erlanger to family and friends
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
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    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 accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
  • 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
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Erlanger 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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Hi - Desert Medical Center
6601 White Feather Rd
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
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JFK Memorial Hospital
47111 Monroe Street
Indio, CA 92201
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