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About Dr. Alaa Iskandar
Dr. Alaa Iskandar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Longwood, FL. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Iskandar is affiliated with Winter Park Memorial Hospital, Halifax Medical Center Port Orange and Florida Hospital Orlando. He speaks English.
Dr. Alaa Iskandar has the following 3 specialties
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- Pulmonary Disease
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.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Alaa Iskandar has the following 1 expertise
Dr. Alaa Iskandar has 2 board certified specialties
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Dr. Alaa Iskandar is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr. Iskandar is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Winter Park Memorial Hospital
Halifax Medical Center Port Orange
Florida Hospital Orlando
Florida Hospital East Orlando
Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital
Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, a part of Orlando Health
Halifax Medical Center
Orlando Regional Medical Center
Halifax County Medical Center - Atlantic Campus
Florida Hospital Kissimmee
Halifax Behavioral Services
Florida Hospital Winter Park
Orlando Health, Inc
Florida Hospital Medical Center
14 Years Experience
Graduated in 1999
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Locations & DirectionsAlaa Gamal Iskandar MD, 3575 Terra Oaks Ct, Longwood, FL
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