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We found 5 critical care specialists who accept Great-West Healthcare near Beavercreek, OH.

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Dr. Ellen Beltran Pacia, MD
Specializes in Pulmonology, Other, Critical Care
7056 Corporate Way
Centerville, OH
 

Dr. Ellen Pacia is a specialist in pulmonology (lung & respiratory disease) and critical care (intensive care medicine). Dr. Pacia honors Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. Pacia attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and SUNY Upstate Medical University for medical school. She is professionally affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. She is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Martin Palmer Ambrose, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1244 Meadowbridge
Beavercreek, OH
 

Dr. Martin Ambrose's specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. Ambrose is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital and Kettering Health Network. He studied medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School. The average patient rating for Dr. Ambrose is 2.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Medical Mutual, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Ambrose's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Mustafa. Quadri, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1244 Meadow Bridge Drive
Beavercreek, OH
 

Dr. Mustafa Quadri specializes in adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology and practices in Greenville, OH, Beavercreek, OH, and Dayton, OH. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Quadri obtained his medical school training at Dow Medical College and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University. He is professionally affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital and Kettering Health Network. He is open to new patients.

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Dr. Thomas M Yunger Jr., MD
Specializes in Pulmonology, Other, Critical Care, Sleep Medicine
7056 Corporate Way
Dayton, OH
 

Dr. Thomas Yunger specializes in pulmonology (lung & respiratory disease), critical care (intensive care medicine), and sleep medicine. Dr. Yunger is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. He graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Ohio State University Medical Center. Dr. Yunger's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Anuj. Goyal, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Other, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1244 Meadow Bridge Drive
Beavercreek, OH
 

Dr. Anuj. Goyal is an adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology specialist in Dayton, OH, Centerville, OH, and Beavercreek, OH. He is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Goyal obtained his medical school training at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. He takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Goyal has an open panel.

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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.