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Dr. Arnold Platzker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA, with another office in Los Angeles, CA. He has 51 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatric Pulmonology. Dr. Platzker is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, USC University Hospital and University of California - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Arnold Platzker has the following 8 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.
A pediatric pulmonologist is the go-to resource for children who need treatment for any kind of breathing issue or lung disease. If your child coughs up blood, has a cough that isn’t going away, or displays other symptoms such as trouble breathing, chest pain or wheezing, you can ask your doctor to refer you to a pediatric pulmonologist.
Common conditions and diseases they treat range from noisy breathing, asthma and chronic coughs to lung disease, apnea and cystic fibrosis. They can also diagnose and treat cases of pneumonia in children and prescribe any kind of respiratory medication or equipment your child might need.
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More than 22 million Americans of all ages have asthma. Prepare to talk to your doctor about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
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