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Dr. Erik Palmer, DO

Family Medicine
2.9 (67)
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28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Erik Palmer, DO is a Family Medicine Specialist in Palm Springs, CA. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 28 years of experience. They graduated from Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences and is affiliated with Desert Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Palmer works at Desert Family Medical Center in Palm Springs, CA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Desert Family Medical Center
    555 E Tachevah Dr Ste 2W203, Palm Springs, CA 92262 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 323-4272

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    Aug 02, 2019
    Erik Palmer is an excellent physician that cares about me the patient. I have been receiving care for nearly 10 years. In Palm Springs, I would not go to any doctor but Dr. Palmer.
    — Aug 02, 2019
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    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1184683229
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Saint Barnabas Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • California State University
    Undergraduate School

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    Dr. Palmer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Palmer works at Desert Family Medical Center in Palm Springs, CA. View the full address on Dr. Palmer’s profile.

    67 patients have reviewed Dr. Palmer. The overall rating for this provider is 2.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Palmer.

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