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We found 4 pulmonologists who accept Medicaid near Olney, MD.

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Specializes in Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
200 Ashcroft Court
Ashton, MD
 

Dr. Maria Mayorga sees patients in Ashton, MD. Her medical specialties are critical care (intensive care medicine) and adult pulmonology. She honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. She graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Pulmonology, Internal Medicine
18101 Prince Philip Drive; Department of Pathology
Olney, MD
 

Dr. Naeem Gauhar is a pulmonology (lung & respiratory disease) specialist in Baltimore, MD, Lutherville Timonium, MD, and Olney, MD. He graduated from the University of the Punjab and King Edward Medical University and then he performed his residency at Franklin Square Hospital Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Gauhar include lung problems. Dr. Gauhar is an in-network provider for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Gauhar (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu and Spanish. He is affiliated with MedStar Health. Dr. Gauhar's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
16632 Cutlass Drive
Rockville, MD
 

Dr. Richard Mahon is a specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He works in Rockville, MD, Gaithersburg, MD, and Kensington, MD. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Mahon include lung problems. He is an in-network provider for MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Mahon is a graduate of Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Mahon's residency was performed at Naval Medical Center San Diego. He is professionally affiliated with Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, Suburban Hospital, and Shady Grove Adventist Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, Pediatric Pulmonology, Internal Medicine
18111 Prince Philip Drive; Suite 209
Olney, MD
 

Dr. Anupama Kewalramani works as a pediatric allergist and immunologist and pediatric pulmonologist. In her practice, she is particularly interested in lung problems. She honors Medicaid insurance. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University, Dr. Kewalramani attended Tulane University School of Medicine. She has received distinctions including Washington, DC-Baltimore-Northern Virginia Super Doctors and Washington, DC/Baltimore/Northern Virginia Super Doctors. Dr. Kewalramani is professionally affiliated with the University of Maryland Medical System and MedStar Health. She welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems

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What is Pulmonology?

Pulmonology is a subspecialty that focuses on complex diseases of the lungs. In order to diagnose and treat lung disorders, a pulmonologist may also examine the chest, nose, throat, or heart. However, the main function of pulmonology is to make sure the lungs are functioning well.

Some of the diseases and disorders that might be treated by a pulmonologist include:
  • Pneumonia
  • Asthma
  • Tuberculosis
  • Emphysema
  • Mesothelioma and other lung cancers
  • Cystic Fibrosis

A pulmonologist often uses pulmonary function tests, such as spirometry, to measure how well the lungs are able to move air in and out. Pulmonologists are trained to take surgical samples and biopsies when needed, but they do not typically perform surgery. Pulmonologists may provide consultations to other doctors, acute care for sudden illnesses, or regular care for patients with long-term lung disorders.