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Dr. John Stansell, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Stansell

Eisenhower Primary Care

4791 E Palm Canyon Dr Palm Springs, CA 92264

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Dr. John Stansell, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Palm Springs, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in infectious disease medicine, internal medicine, and more.

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(760) 834-7950

Dr. Stansell accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Stansell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

"It was volunteering at the Washington, DC Free Clinic during my graduate school days that convinced me I needed to make an abrupt career change," says Dr. Stansell. "Almost overnight, my enthusiasm for studying small molecule signaling and cell diff...


  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


Stanford Hospital
Residency Hospital
George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
Medical School


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What People Say About Dr. John Stansell, MD
Simply the best. Dr. Stansell has been my physician for a decade.
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This "doctor" ignored my symptoms and dismissed therm as "temporary." 7 years and two major spine surgeries later, I am left with permanent nerve damage and my motor functioning is impaired. The man does not deserve to be a doctor.
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