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Dr. Lewis Rubin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in La Jolla, CA. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Pulmonary Disease. Dr. Rubin is affiliated with UC San Diego Health System, UC San Diego Health System and Promise Hospital San Diego. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Lewis Rubin has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.
A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.
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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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