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We found 16 critical care specialists who accept MultiPlan near Tampa, FL.

Dr. Kevin Paul Sierra, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
4129 North Armenia
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kevin Sierra practices adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Sierra is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa Community Hospital, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. He graduated from Central University of the East School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Wayne State University. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sierra honors.

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Dr. John Hulse Armstrong, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
2 Tampa General Circle; 7th Floor
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John Armstrong is a specialist in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). His areas of expertise include trauma and emergency surgery. Dr. Armstrong is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He is accepting new patients. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and residency at Tripler Army Medical Center. Dr. Armstrong's distinctions include: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, University of Virginia School of Medicine; A-Designator for General Surgery, US Army Surgeon General; and LTC Physicians Recognition Award, US Army Surgeon General.

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Clinical interests: Emergency Surgery, Trauma

Dr. Ashok Kantilal Modh, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Other, Adult Pulmonology
2810 W Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ashok Modh specializes in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. Modh's areas of clinical interest consist of sleep apnea and spirometry. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Modh honors. Dr. Modh (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Hindi. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Apnea, Spirometry

Dr. John Young Cha, MD
Specializes in Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
2 Tampa General Circle; Surgery Department
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John Cha works as a trauma surgeon and intensive care specialist in Tampa, FL. He is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health and Tampa General Hospital (TGH). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Cha is accepting new patients. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver, Dr. Cha attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine.

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Dr. David Allan Solomon, MD
Specializes in Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. David Solomon is an intensivist and adult pulmonologist. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Solomon honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and performed his residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Solomon is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Chirag Vikram Shah, DO
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
4224 North Tampania Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Chirag Shah is a specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He works in Land O Lakes, FL, Dade City, FL, and Tampa, FL. His clinical interests include sleep disorders, asthma, and pulmonary hypertension. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Shah attended Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) for residency. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Kimberley Nguyen Cao, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2 Tampa General Circle; Stc 6th Floor
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kimberley Cao practices general internal medicine, critical care (intensive care medicine), and adult pulmonology in Tampa, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cao accepts. Dr. Cao's education and training includes medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). She has received the following distinctions: xx, Golden Key Honor Society and xx, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Premedical Honor Society. Dr. Cao is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Thomas McCort Kerr, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery, Critical Care
2809 W. Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Thomas Kerr specializes in vascular surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine) and practices in Tampa, FL and Lutz, FL. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Kerr is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and Memorial Hospital of Tampa. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Temple University Hospital. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Kerr takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Vascular Surgery Procedures, Venous Disease

Dr. Elizabeth Patricia Bugarin, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Critical Care
2 Tampa General Circle; Stc 6th Floor
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Elizabeth Bugarin works as a general surgeon and critical care specialist in Tampa, FL and Hollywood, FL. Dr. Bugarin attended medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at Washington Hospital Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bugarin honors. She is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. She has an open panel.

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Dr. Adam Seth Katz, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
4129 N Armenia Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Adam Katz's specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. In his practice, Dr. Katz focuses on spirometry. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. Before performing his residency at North Shore University Hospital, Dr. Katz attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and SUNY Upstate Medical University for medical school. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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Clinical interests: Spirometry, X-Rays

Dr. Lee Clarke Kirkman, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
3440 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard; Suite 203
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Lee Kirkman's medical specialty is adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, BayCare Medical Group, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital. Dr. Kirkman is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. Dr. Kirkman's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington.

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Dr. Ricardo Restrepo-Jaramillo, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ricardo Restrepo-Jaramillo specializes in adult critical care and adult pulmonology and practices in Tampa, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Restrepo-Jaramillo include intensive care, asthma, and pulmonary hypertension. He is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. After completing medical school at Pontifical Bolivarian University Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Restrepo-Jaramillo performed his residency at Abington Memorial Hospital. Dr. Restrepo-Jaramillo is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems, Pulmonary Hypertension, Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Intensive Care

Dr. John Samuel Curran, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Neonatology
1 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. John Curran is a specialist in adult critical care and neonatology. He works in Tampa, FL. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Curran honors United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, CorVel, and more. He has received the following distinction: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. Dr. Curran is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. He is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Stephen Mordecai Kreitzer I, MD
Specializes in Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2919 W Swann Avenue; Suite 105
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Stephen Kreitzer is a specialist in critical care (intensive care medicine) and adult pulmonology. Clinical interests for Dr. Kreitzer include diabetes, sleep apnea, and spirometry. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kreitzer honors. He is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Joseph's Women's Hospital, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Apnea, Diabetes, Spirometry

Dr. Domenick Joseph Reina, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
4620 North Habana Avenue; Suite 101
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Domenick Reina is a critical care specialist and pulmonologist in Tampa, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Reina takes. After completing medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Dr. Reina is affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Dr. Ravikanth Vydyula, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
4224 North Tampania Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Ravikanth Vydyula is a physician who specializes in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. His areas of expertise include asthma, pulmonary hypertension, and sarcoidosis. Dr. Vydyula is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from Deccan College of Medical Sciences. Dr. Vydyula (or staff) is conversant in Telugu and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Hospital, Florida Medical Clinic, and St. Joseph's Women's Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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What is Critical Care?

Critical care, or intensive care medicine, is the delivery of medical care to patients whose illness or injury is so seriously life threatening that they would likely die without intervention. It usually takes place in ICUs or trauma centers. It is referred to as critical care in North America, while it is called intensive care or intensive therapy in the rest of the world. Specialists in this field are sometimes referred to as intensivists.

Critical care may encompass a broad variety of medical specialties in the efforts to save a patient’s life. Critical care specialists must have a good knowledge of anesthesiology, surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, and other specialties. Besides their medical knowledge, intensivists must know a great deal about end-of-life issues, including ethics, advanced directives, and family counseling and bereavement.

Critical care is a relatively modern specialty, which developed along with ICUs beginning in the 1950’s. It looks different from regular medicine, and it can be recognized by the presence of more nurses, more monitoring, more invasive monitors and procedures, and the presence of life-sustaining therapies such as mechanical ventilators and vasopressors.

Specialists in critical care frequently have to make urgent and complex decisions. They use their knowledge and skill to provide intensive care to the most fragile patients and do their best to save lives.