Dr. Walter Gaman, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Walter Gaman, MD
Dr. Walter Gaman, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Irving, TX. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Gaman is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Irving.

1110 Cottonwood Ln Ste 100

Irving, TX 75038

Contact Information

(972) 258-7499

Dr. Walter Gaman, MD

Dr. Walter Gaman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • 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."


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mastodynia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Yeast Infections


Read More


  • 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 Administration
  • 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
based on 34 total reviews (13 with comments)
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 (13)
Irving, TX |
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.
in Irving, TX |
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 alcohol missuse, my insurance also does not cover this sort of thing but he attempted the billing so it's falling on me once again since it was rejected. I went in for a simple physical, nothing else. Gama
in Irving, TX |
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.
arlington, tx |
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 hope this office is gonna clean out their act pretty soon. Otherwise, they will run out of patients.
Dallas, TX |
I was excited to find Dr Gaman when I moved to Dallas. I was so disappointed. He was so ready to hurry out of the room every visit that I wouldn't get what I needed, even when I'd already asked.
Irving, TX |
I have struggled with specific ongoing health conditions for a long time. They became a part of who I was. Dr. Gaman, his staff, and pharmacist make the perfect medical team (even with patient specific modified RXs). I can live a normal life- not being controlled by my issues because this is a doctor that's not after how many times he can get you into his office, but listens & is actually dedicated helping patients get the right medical treatments and gaining a quality of life that was once lost
in addison, texas |
Been going to Dr Gaman since 1995. Always able ti get an appointment in a non-emergency few days and never waited more then 15 minutes to see him or his nurse practitioner. His office has everything from MRI, physical therapy, pharmacy you name it. You could not ask for a better environment. You get what you need when you need it.
in Irving, tx |
Dr. Gamen is to the point and gives you honest feedback. His office makes time for you when there is an occurrence that you need to see him in a timely manner. Me and my friends all have a huge respect for the way he runs his practice.
in Euless TX |
Dr. Gaman is one of the best doctors you could ever have. He is an excellent doctor he sure was to me he takes real good care of his patients recommend him to anyone and everyone God bless
in Dallas, TX |
Dr. Gaman has been my personal physician for over 20 years. I would highly recommend him as your primary care doctor. He is personable and gets to know his patients. It is comforting to me that when I see him for an appointment whether it is for a minor health issue or a serious one, he knows my history. He is not only competent, but is genuinely interested in medicine and energetically practices his profession.
in Irving, TX |
I've been his patient for 5 years and have not seen him directly. Only seen by his D.O. who is nice but I feel I need a medical doctor.
Dr. Gaman is an excellent doctor who takes care of whole family - best in DFW metroplex.
in North Richland Hills, TX |
He's been my PCP for 15 years. About as skilled as a physician can get in Family Medicine. He is a senior partner in the practice Healthcare Associates of Irving. His practice is a one stop shop for pretty much anything that can be ordered by Family doctor. They have full imaging center, blood lab, X-ray, Physical Therapy/Physical Medicine. It's a hospital minus the ER and beds. The PA's are competent and well trained as well.
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Dr. Gaman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gaman has admitting privileges

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Irving
1901 N MacArthur Blvd
Irving, TX 75061
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