We found 41 providers with an interest in lung problems and who accept Coventry HMO near Upland, PA.

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Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
30 Medical Center Boulevard; Po Box, Suite 201
Upland, PA
 

Dr. Vatsala Ramprasad sees patients in Glen Mills, PA, Upland, PA, and Chester, PA. Her medical specialty is pediatric pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ramprasad include bronchoscopy, asthma, and bronchiectasis. She is affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ramprasad takes. She attended medical school at Kilpauk Medical College. Dr. Ramprasad (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Tamil and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , asthma, bronchiectasis

All Interests: Bronchiectasis, Sleep Problems, Bronchoscopy, Asthma

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
One Medical Center Boulevard; Physicians Office Building Ii, Suite 422
Upland, PA
 

Dr. Siva Ramachandran sees patients in Chester, PA, Upland, PA, and Glen Mills, PA. His medical specialties are adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. He studied medicine at Medical College and Hospital Kolkata. He trained at Hahnemann University Hospital for his residency. Dr. Ramachandran is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ramachandran (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew, Arabic, and Chinese. He is affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Unfortunately, Dr. Ramachandran is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, asthma, lung problems

All Interests: Sleep Disorders, Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, Lung Cancer, Asthma, Thoracentesis

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1 Medical Center Boulevard; Prof. Building 2 Suite 422
Chester, PA
 

Dr. Gary Wendell is an adult critical care and adult pulmonology specialist in Chester, PA, Upland, PA, and Glen Mills, PA. Dr. Wendell's clinical interests encompass intensive care. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , pneumonia, asthma, lung problems

All Interests: Pneumonia, Biopsy, Intensive Care, Lung Problems, Asthma, Thoracentesis

Dr. Asad Ullah Khan, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1 Medical Center Boulevard; Prof. Building 2
Chester, PA
 

Dr. Asad Khan's specialties are adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. Dr. Khan's areas of expertise include the following: sleep disorders, intensive care, and lung problems. He is affiliated with Riddle Hospital, The Memorial Hospital of Salem County, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He is open to new patients. Dr. Khan studied medicine at King Edward Medical University. His residency was performed at Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Khan (or staff) is conversant in Urdu and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , lung problems

All Interests: Sleep Disorders, Intensive Care, Lung Problems

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1 Medical Center Boulevard; Prof. Building 2 Suite 422
Chester, PA
 

Dr. Leonard Berkowitz sees patients in Chester, PA, Upland, PA, and Glen Mills, PA. His medical specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Before completing his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo, Dr. Berkowitz attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and SUNY Upstate Medical University. Clinical interests for Dr. Berkowitz include pneumonia, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Berkowitz accepts. Dr. Berkowitz has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctor" in Pulmonology, Main Line Today. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , pneumonia, asthma, lung problems, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Pneumonia, Biopsy, Lung Problems, Asthma, Thoracentesis

Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
30 Medical Center; Suite 202
Upland, PA
 

Dr. Shivraj Desai is a medical specialist in adult pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Desai include lung cancer, bronchoscopy, and asthma. Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Desai honors. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Mumbai and Grant Medical College and residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Desai (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Marathi, Gujarati, and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, asthma, lung problems, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, Lung Cancer, Asthma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Wei Bin, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1 Medical Center Boulevard; Prof. Building 2 Suite 422
Chester, PA
 

Dr. Wei Bin practices adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. He studied medicine at Peking University Health Science Center and Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Bin's medical residency was performed at Scranton-Temple Residency Program and a hospital affiliated with Meharry Medical College. Clinical interests for Dr. Bin include sleep disorders, intensive care, and lung problems. He takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He speaks Chinese. Dr. Bin is affiliated with Riddle Hospital, The Memorial Hospital of Salem County, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, asthma, acute respiratory distress syndrome, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, lung problems, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Sleep Disorders, Bronchoscopy, Sarcoidosis, Hypertension, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
1 Bartol Avenue; Suite 14
Ridley Park, PA
 

Dr. Daniel Dupont, who practices in Ridley Park, PA and Springfield, PA, is a medical specialist in adult pulmonology. Dr. Dupont's areas of expertise consist of bronchoscopy and pulmonary function test (PFT). He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Metropolitan Hospital, Philadelphia. He is affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Bronchoscopy, Pulmonary Function Test, Asthma

Dr. George Lieb, MD
Specializes in Pulmonology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care
1098 West Baltimore Pike; Riddle Health Center 3, Suite 3402
Media, PA
 

Dr. George Lieb practices pulmonology (lung & respiratory disease) and critical care (intensive care medicine) in Media, PA and West Chester, PA. He attended Eugenio Maria de Hostos University and then went on to complete his residency at Temple University Hospital, Episcopal Campus and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lieb include emphysema, sleep study, and bronchitis. Dr. Lieb honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Chester County Hospital. Dr. Lieb welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , emphysema, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Bronchitis, Pneumonia, Sleep Apnea, Rhinitis, Sleep Study, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
1 Bartol Avenue; Suite 14
Ridley Park, PA
 

Dr. Gerald Meis' area of specialization is adult pulmonology. Clinical interests for Dr. Meis include lung cancer and asthma. Dr. Meis is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System. His education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, asthma, lung problems

All Interests: Lung Problems, Lung Cancer, Asthma

Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
1 Bartol Avenue; Suite 14
Ridley Park, PA
 

Dr. Eric Heffelfinger's specialty is adult pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Heffelfinger include lung cancer and asthma. He is in-network for Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. Dr. Heffelfinger is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Heffelfinger trained at Metropolitan Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, asthma, lung problems

All Interests: Lung Problems, Lung Cancer, Asthma

Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
One Medical Center Boulevard; Suite 341
Upland, PA
 

Dr. Raymond Vivacqua's areas of specialization are adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. After completing medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. Dr. Vivacqua honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today and Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Vivacqua has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , lung problems

All Interests: Biopsy, Cancer Prevention, Colon Problems, Sarcoma, Bone Problems, Liver Disease, Lung Problems, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
196 West Sproul Road; Suite 110
Springfield, PA
 

Dr. David Webner is a family practitioner and sports medicine specialist. For his professional training, Dr. Webner completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania. Areas of expertise for Dr. Webner include concussion and sports health. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. He has received the following distinctions: Residents' Outstanding Teaching Award; Outstanding Teaching Attending Award; and "Top Doctors" in Orthopedics, Main Line Today. Dr. Webner (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , exercise induced asthma

All Interests: Sports Health, Ultrasound, Concussion, Exercise Induced Asthma, Fasciotomy, Stress Fractures, Joint ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
One Medical Center Boulevard; Suite 341
Upland, PA
 

Dr. W. Keogh practices adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology in Upland, PA, Ridley Park, PA, and Coatesville, PA. Clinical interests for Dr. Keogh include bone marrow biopsy. Dr. Keogh is affiliated with Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He takes Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Keogh is open to new patients. His education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Hahnemann University Hospital and Mercy Catholic Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Oncology, Main Line Today.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Bone Marrow Biopsy, Colon Problems, Liver Disease, Leukemia, Stem Cell Transplant, Lung Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mylene Sy Go, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
1 Medical Center Boulevard; Suite 341
Chester, PA
 

Dr. Mylene Go specializes in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology and practices in Upland, PA, Glen Mills, PA, and Coatesville, PA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Go include lung cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), and breast cancer. Dr. Go is in-network for Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and then went on to complete her residency at Abington Memorial Hospital. Dr. Go (or staff) speaks the following languages: Filipino and Chinese. She is affiliated with Associates in Hematology/Oncology, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Ovarian Cancer, Cancer Prevention, Colon Cancer, Blood Disorders, Leukemia, Lung Cancer, Lymphoma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Denise A Diprimio Kalman, DO
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
One Medical Center Boulevard
Upland, PA
 

Dr. Denise Kalman's specialty is pediatric allergy & immunology. After completing medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, she performed her residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. Her clinical interests include sinusitis (sinus infection), immunodeficiency, and drug allergy. Dr. Kalman accepts several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. She has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Allergy and Asthma, Main Line Today. Dr. Kalman is professionally affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , asthma, lung problems

All Interests: Drug Allergy, Eczema, Immunodeficiency, Allergies, Hives, Tests, Food Allergy, Skin Testing, Lung ... (Read more)

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What are Lung Problems?

Every cell in the body requires oxygen to function and produces carbon dioxide as a waste product. In order to keep the body’s tissues constantly supplied with fresh oxygen and to keep waste from building up, the lungs pump air in and out, even while we are sleeping or unaware. Unfortunately, diseases and disorders affecting the lungs are some of the most common medical problems afflicting people around the world. Some of the most common lung problems include asthma, COPD, pneumonia, and lung cancer.

Asthma is a chronic disease where swollen, inflamed airways make it hard to breathe. It is often brought on by specific triggers. While asthma is a common condition, affecting millions of people, it can also be serious and even fatal in severe cases. Treatment involves avoiding triggers and using inhaled corticosteroid medications.

COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, is the name given to two illnesses that both cause difficulty breathing: emphysema and chronic bronchitis. In emphysema, the air sacs of the lungs become damaged, while with bronchitis they become clogged with mucus. COPD is the fourth leading cause of death in the United States. It is almost always caused by breathing irritants into the lungs, such as smoking or heavy pollution.

Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or fungi. Most healthy people recover from pneumonia in a week or two, but for some people pneumonia can be fatal. There are treatments available for pneumonia, but the best treatment is to prevent getting sick in the first place. People who are at risk should make sure they get a flu shot every year. There is also a vaccine available for the type of bacteria that causes pneumonia.

Lung cancer occurs when abnormal cells inside the lung grow into a tumor, destroying healthy tissue. Because it is so difficult to detect lung cancer in early stages when it has few symptoms, it is the deadliest form of cancer, responsible for the most cancer deaths both in the U.S. and worldwide. Most lung cancer is caused by exposure to tobacco smoke, but between 10-15% of cases are not linked to smoking.

Some problems with the lungs are minor and are not cause for concern. However if symptoms have lasted for a month or more, even if they are minor, it is worth checking with a healthcare professional to make sure your lungs are healthy. A cough, shortness of breath, or excess mucus production that lingers for weeks are all worth getting looked at.
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