Dr. Walter J Chwals, MD



Pediatric Surgery     -  Ohio,  Cleveland

 Overview

Dr. Walter J Chwals, MD works in Cleveland, Ohio is a specialist in Pediatric Surgery and graduated Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, Bundelkhand University in 1980. Dr. Chwals is affiliated with University of Chicago Hospitals, Metro Health Medical Center, Tufts Medical Center, University Hospitals Case Medical Center and practicing for 39 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

 Conditions

  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chelation Therapy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cough Headache
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic, Dominant Type
  • Facial Paresthesia
  • Food Allergy - Codfish
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Wrist Cyst

 Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hepatectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 39

 State License

  • Ohio

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, Bundelkhand University

JHANSI, India
Graduated: 1980

Fellowship Hospital


New Eng Deaconess Hospital


Year completed: 1986

Residency Hospitals


Children'S Hospital Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1988

Internship Hospital


University Mass Med Center

Worcester, MA, USA

Year completed: 1981

 Awards

1   ACS
2   AAP
3   ASPEN
4   SUS
5   AAS
6   APSA

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

11100 Euclid Avenue
Ohio (OH)
Cleveland,
44106

  (216) 844-3015

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio (OH), 44106




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
  • BlueConnect HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • EmblemHealth
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • LocalPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred Blue PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Tufts PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


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University of Chicago Hospitals

5841 South Maryland Avenue Illinois IL, Chicago, 60637

University of Chicago Hospitals is a hospital located in Chicago, IL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 14 procedures.



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Metro Health Medical Center

2500 Metrohealth Drive Ohio OH, Cleveland, 44109

Metro Health Medical Center is a Local Government owned hospital located in Cleveland, OH. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 12 procedures.



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Tufts Medical Center

800 Washington Street Massachusetts MA, Boston, 2111

Tufts Medical Center is a hospital located in Boston, MA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 6 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 15 procedures.






University Hospitals Case Medical Center

11100 Euclid Avenue Ohio OH, Cleveland, 44106

University Hospitals Case Medical Center, with more than 1,000 registered beds, is the academic medical center anchor of the University Hospitals health care system. The history of UH Case Medical Center is linked to the history of Cleveland. Founded in 1866, we were nurtured and supported by Clevel...


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