Dr. Walter Gaman, MD

Dr. Walter Gaman, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Walter Gaman, MD is a family medicine specialist in Irving, TX and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in family medicine.

1110 Cottonwood Ln Ste 100

Irving, TX 75038

Contact Information

(972) 258-7499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gaman's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gaman "Dr. Gaman believes in treating the whole family with a balanced health and wellness approach. Prevention is the best key, but when intervention is necessary Dr. Gaman is a wealth of information and experience."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

139  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Colonoscopy
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Manitoba Affiliated Teaching Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Manitoba Affiliated Teaching Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Health Care Hero - Fort Worth Business Press, 2005
  • Top Doctors in Dallas - D Magazine, 2005
  • Americas Top Doctors - Consumers Research Council of America, 2002-2003
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gaman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gaman to family and friends
36 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

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Dr. Gaman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I have been going to Dr. Walter Gaman for about 30 years. He is an excellent Physician and knows what he is doing. I see some of these reviews and am appalled by the negative ones. Physicians only have a certain amount of time that they can spend with patients. There is a bigger picture you know....more
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Dr. Gaman is fantastic. I am a new patient and honestly, not a fan of any dr. Dr. Gaman has completely put me at ease. I am very lucky to have found him.
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Went in for a simple physical, a few weeks later I got a bill for $600 that included some sort of testosterone testing and a bunch of lab work that my insurance company rejected. Then 2 weeks later I got another bill for an additional $150 that said I had a psych evaluation and something about...more
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I've been going to Dr Gaman for over 20 years and found him to be an excellent doctor. He will take the time with you if you inform him of any issues or have any questions. I couldn't ask for a better doctor.
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I have been seeing Dr. Gaman for the past 3 years and I can totally agree about the comments claiming he's ready to leave the room very quickly . I found out lately that he resorts to unnecessary scans and X-rays for no reason. I also had charges that I disputed for procedures that weren't done. I...more
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