Dr. Walter Immel, MD

Dr. Walter Immel, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Walter Immel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Springfield, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

5510 Alma Ln Ste 300

Springfield, VA 22151

Contact Information

(703) 642-5990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Immel performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Immel's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

67  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Immel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Immel's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Immel to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Immel'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I saw Dr. Immel and he is impressive it is true. But unceremoniously dumped me on his partner. I am seeing Dr. Dennis N he is great, I like him a lot. I think they are very good gastroenterologist. I like their practice because they see you quickly if you have an emergency. The Nursing staff is a...more
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Dr. Immel is hands down the best gastroenterologist in the country. He takes his time to review your history and symptoms and really tries to help you out. Most gastroenterologists I've worked with in my professional life just scope you to make money but Dr. Immel does not. Wish he could be my...more
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I have been a patient of Dr.immel's since 1989. He's has been very professional and thorough with all my medical needs. The time had come for me to have my first Colonoscopy and I couldn't have been in better hands. He's a highly skilled Dr. and his nurse was awesome. Dr. Kim ( Anesthesia Dr. ) was...more
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Dr. Immel has excellent bed-side manner. He was very good in explaining the procedure to me and was very comforting which put me at ease. My mother has been his patient for over 15 years now. She recommended my husband & me to go to him & we are glad we did. His nursing staff was excellent...more
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My husband and I have been patients of Dr Immel's since 1991. A person would be hard pressed to find a better doctor than him. He is a master in his profession. He is what all doctors should be! He also has a wonderful staff working with him. His nurses are top grade!!
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