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Dr. Arnold C G Platzker MD is a male Pediatric Pulmonologist, has 48 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Pulmonology.
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Dr. Arnold Platzker has 2 office locations.
Central LA
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
4650 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Specialties & Research

Dr. Arnold Platzker, MD is board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Lung Diseases
  • Newborn Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Respiratory Failure

Education & Awards

Dr. Platzker graduated from Tufts University, Boston. He has 1 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Newborn Respiratory Distress Syndrome


Dr. Platzker has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • USC University Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Platzker accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • LA Care Health Plan - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 4 plans
  • Unicare - 7 plans
  • Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 15 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 78 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans


  • French
  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Arnold C. Platzker practice?
Dr. Arnold Platzker practices Pediatric Pulmonology near Los Angeles, CA.
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