Dr. Walter J Ehrman, MD



Thoracic Surgery     -  California,  Palm Springs

 Overview

Dr. Walter J Ehrman, MD works in Palm Springs, California is a specialist in Thoracic Surgery, General Surgery and graduated University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1992. Dr. Ehrman is affiliated with Desert Regional Medical Center and practicing for 27 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Rhinitis
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Iris
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulum of Esophagus
  • Endocarditis
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Memory Disorders
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Paraplegia
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pneumonia
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy

 Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 27

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio


Graduated: 1992

Residency Hospital


Penn State U/ms Hershey Med Center

Hershey, PA, USA

Year completed: 1997

Internship Hospital


Penn State University

Hershey, PA, USA

Year completed: 1993

Fellowship Hospital


Penn State U/ms Hershey Med Center

Hershey, PA, USA

Year completed: 1999

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

1180 North Indian Canyon Drive
California (CA)
Palm Springs,
92262

  (760) 323-5553

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 1180 North Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, California (CA), 92262




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network HMO
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Employer Group HMO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Heritage Signature
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Select Plus HMO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WholeCare Network HMO

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Desert Regional Medical Center

1150 North Indian Canyon Drive California CA, Palm Springs, 92262

Desert Regional Medical Center – The Hospital You Trust to Care For Those You Love. Our vision is to be the Hospital where: Patients CHOOSE to get their care; Physicians CHOOSE to practice; and Employees CHOOSE to work. Our core values include: Patient Focus (The patient's care and safety always c...


 (760) 323-6511



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