Dr. Alex Lechin, MD - Houston, TX - Sleep Medicine, Pulmonology, Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology

Dr. Alex Lechin, MD

Sleep Medicine, Pulmonology, Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
Houston, TX 77034
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Dr Alex Lechin is an Internist, Pulmonologist, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine specialist, scientist, and medical educator. He holds boards certifications from the American Board of Medical Specialties, in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Disorders Medicine, and board certification in Sleep Medicine from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Lechin is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine in Baylor College of medicine in Houston, TX and actively involved in direct clinical teaching; formerly Clinical Assistant Professor, in the department of Clinical Sciences, College of Pharmacy in the University of Houston. Dr Lechin is the president of the Texas Institute of Chest and Sleep Disorders, an institution dedicated to the clinical management of chest and sleep disorders, clinical research and medical education.

Quick Facts

  • accepting new patients
  • 4
  • 38 years of experience
  • 18 insurances accepted
  • speaks English, Spanish
  • Central University of Venezuela
  • 4 specialties
  • 8 areas of expertise
  • 4 board certifications
  • 1 hospital affiliation
  • 1 location

Patients’ Perspective

  • On-time appointments
  • Good bedside manner


Texas Institute of Chest and Sleep Disorders

14262 Gulf Fwy Houston, TX 77034
Accepting New Patients

Insurance Plans Accepted by Dr. Alex Lechin

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Coventry FirstHealth
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Community Health Choice Mrktplace MRF
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO


Dr. Alex Lechin has the following 4 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Alex Lechin has the following 8 areas of expertise

  • Pneumonia
  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Chest Infection
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Emphysema
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Tuberculosis (TB)


Central University of Venezuela

Graduated in 1986

East Tennessee State University - Quillen College of Medicine


Baylor College of Medicine


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