Eric Presser, MD

Thoracic Surgeon

Image of Eric Presser


1180 N. Indian Canyon Drive
Suite 421
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: (760) 424-8224

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
37 Ratings

Eric Presser, M.D. is an attending Thoracic Surgeon at DCN in the Coachella Valley. He is also an Associate Professor at the University of California Riverside School of Medicine.He serves on the Desert Cancer Foundation board, is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of Gilda's Club, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Dr. Presser received his medical degree with honors from Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Presser completed his surgical internship and residency at St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, where he was appointed to the position of Chief Resident and completed his fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center after spending a year in cardiothoracic training at Louisiana State University.

Board certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Dr. Presser has practiced as an attending thoracic surgeon with DCN since May 2012. Prior to that, he resided in New York and was employed as a thoracic surgeon in both a private practice and the North Shore LIJ Health System.

CNN recently interviewed Dr. Presser about the effects of tobacco use. Read the story here.

Learn more about Dr. Presser here.

Dr. Presser is in the News. Click here to learn more.

The American Health Journal consulted Dr. Presser about lung cancer. Learn more about it here:

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jan 6, 2020
I have never had a bad experience with *Dr. Presser. He is the best doctor I have ever know. Bright and knowledgeable. Organized and experienced. He is always ready to help.
Jun 1, 2019
Everyone was very pleasant.
Jun 1, 2019
Dr. Presser explained my case and concerns very clearly and with care. I would see him again or recommend his care in an instant.