About AOA

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Meet the AOA Family - Florian T. Walter, DO

Florian T. Walter, DO
Estrella Women’s Health Center
Your Name: Florian T. Walter, DO

Florian T. Walter, DO

Where did you attend medical school? Chicago college of Osteopathic Medicine now called Midwestern University. I graduated in 1993.

How long have you been in Arizona? We moved here from Chicago in 2004.

How long have you been with the practice? Since 2004.

What do you enjoy the most about your field of medicine? I come from a large family in Chicago. I have 10 brothers and sisters. Every new baby was a joy in our home. I think that just carried over to what I do now.

Can you tell us a little about your family? I have a wife and 3 boys who are 16, 13 and 10. Getting them to school and all their sporting events is a full time job for my wife.

Do you own any pets? We have a chocolate lab named Marley and a bearded dragon named uncle Rico.

What languages do you speak? English and a bit of Spanish.

Do you have any hobbies? I enjoy jogging and traveling with my family. Every spring we go skiing in Colorado and every summer we go to northern Wisconsin for a family reunion.

Awards: TOP DOC in Phoenix magazine in 2010,2011and 2012. Patient choice at Banner Estrella in 2007 and 2009.

What is your favorite movie? Forest Gump.

What is your favorite book? I don’t know that I have a favorite book but I just finished reading Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson. He was a visionary.

What is your favorite food? Pizza, of course!

What is your favorite quote or saying? A friend of mine once said that his favorite word in the English language is PRIORITIES. I like that.