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About Dr. Lake D Morrison MD
Dr. Lake D Morrison, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Durham, NC, with another office in Durham, NC. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Morrison is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Lake D Morrison has 2 locations
200 Trent Dr Clinic 2F
Durham, NC 27710
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Dr. Lake D Morrison has the following 2 specialties
- 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.
- 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.
Dr. Lake D Morrison has the following 2 expertise
- Interstitial Lung Diseases
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Dr. Morrison is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
20 Years Experience
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1998
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200 Trent Dr Durham, NC : (919) 681-5961
200 Trent Dr Clinic 2F Durham, NC 27710
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