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We found 11 critical care specialists who accept Humana Gold HMO near Georgetown, TX.

Dr. Gonzalo Alenjandro Salgado-Gonzalez, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
302 University Boulevard
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Gonzalo Salgado sees patients in Round Rock, TX, Temple, TX, and Taylor, TX. His medical specialties are adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Salgado include sleep disorders, intensive care, and lung problems. Dr. Salgado accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Luis Razetti School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Salgado trained at Temple University Hospital. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Salgado include: Magna cum Laude, Universidad Central de Venezuela; Luis Razetti Award, Luis Razetti School of Medicine; and Lorenzo Campins y Ballester Award, Faculty of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Salgado speaks Spanish. Dr. Salgado is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Intensive Care, Lung Problems

Dr. Kirkland Caves Nolan, MD
Specializes in Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
302 University Boulevard
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Kirkland Nolan's medical specialty is critical care (intensive care medicine) and adult pulmonology. His clinical interests include lung problems. Dr. Nolan is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for residency. He is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems

Dr. Heath Douglas White, MS, DO
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
302 University Boulevard
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Heath White practices adult critical care and adult pulmonology in Temple, TX, Waco, TX, and College Station, TX. Dr. White is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Scott and White Healthcare, Dr. White attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Transplant Procedures, Bronchoscopy, Biopsy, Intensive Care, Lung Problems, Interventional ... (Read more)

Dr. Jadvinder Singh Goraya, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
302 University Boulevard
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Jadvinder Goraya works as a critical care specialist and adult pulmonologist in Round Rock, TX, Cedar Park, TX, and Georgetown, TX. These areas are among Dr. Goraya's clinical interests: intensive care and lung problems. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Creighton University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners. He has received the following distinction: Chief Fellow, Pulmonary Critical Care, University of Nebraska Omaha, Omaha, NE, 2010-2011. Dr. Goraya (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hindi and Punjabi. Dr. Goraya is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Intensive Care, Lung Problems

Dr. Danny Carlton Little, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Critical Care
425 University Boulevard
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Danny Little's medical specialty is pediatric surgery, general surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). Dr. Little accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Before completing his residency at Scott and White Healthcare, Dr. Little attended medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. His distinctions include: Best Clinical Faculty, Temple Surgery Clerkship, Texas A&M College of Medicine; Most Outstanding Surgical Teaching Faculty, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; and Surgical Education Research Fellowship. Dr. Little is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Wounds, Burns, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Intensive Care, Ovarian Disease

Dr. Harsh Babbar, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 305
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Harsh Babbar's specialties are adult critical care, obstetrics & gynecology, and sleep medicine. He practices in Austin, TX, Round Rock, TX, and Cedar Park, TX. Dr. Babbar is professionally affiliated with Cedar Park Regional Medical Center. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He is a graduate of Maulana Azad Medical College. Dr. Babbar trained at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine for residency.

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Dr. Shantanu Shreepad Naik, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 305
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Shantanu Naik, who practices in Austin, TX, Round Rock, TX, and Cedar Park, TX, is a medical specialist in adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Naik accepts. He graduated from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Henry Ford Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with Cedar Park Regional Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1900 Scenic Drive; Suite 2208
Georgetown, TX
 

Dr. Dominic Dekeratry works as an adult critical care specialist and adult pulmonologist in Georgetown, TX. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Dekeratry is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Dekeratry is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1900 Scenic Drive; Suite 2208
Georgetown, TX
 

Dr. Esther Fields works as a critical care specialist and adult pulmonologist in Georgetown, TX. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Fields is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1900 Scenic Drive; Suite 2208
Georgetown, TX
 

Dr. Matthew Lester is a critical care specialist and pulmonologist. Dr. Lester accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 305
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Abhishek Vedavalli works as a critical care specialist and adult pulmonologist. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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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.