Dr. Matthew Walter, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 56

Dr. Walter
Telehealth services available

Oregon Lung Specialists

3355 Riverbend Dr Ste 240 Springfield, OR 97477

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(541) 687-1712

Dr. Matthew Walter, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Springfield, OR and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Washington School of Medicine medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Walter to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Dr. Walter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Walter's Reviews

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4.2

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (4)
  • Explained conditions well (4)
  • Listened & answered questions (4)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (4)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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Dr. Walter is thorough in explanation of your condition and suggestions for treatment going forward. Very patient and easy to talk with. I am blessed that Dr. Walter is my Pulmonary Specialist and highly recommend him!
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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My wife had to wait two months for her initial visit. After the visit, he told my wife that she did not have the problem she came to him for. She asked him to review all of her charts , and records, and he said he did not have to. She asked him nicely to do that, and he said no. She then asked, and wanted to , and did talk with him on the phone, after which we received a letter dismissing us as a patient, as we questioned his diagnosis, and did not even plan any sort of treatment.
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Biography

Dr. Matthew Walter, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Springfield, OR and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Stanford University
Residency Hospital
1993
Stanford University
Internship Hospital
1992
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Matthew Walter, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Walter frequently treats Wheezing, Shortness of Breath, and Emphysema. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Walter treats.

Where is Dr. Matthew Walter, MD's office located?

Dr. Walter's office is located at 3355 Riverbend Dr Ste 240, Springfield, OR 97477. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Oregon Lung Specialists

Oregon Lung Specialists3355 Riverbend Dr Ste 240 Springfield, OR 97477
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Walter is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend

Springfield, OR

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)