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About Dr. Lorraine B Ware

Dr. Lorraine B Ware, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN. She has 26 years of experience. Her specialties include Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine. She speaks English.

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Primary Address

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1211 Medical Center Dr
Nashville, TN 37232
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Specialties

Dr. Lorraine B Ware 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Lorraine B Ware has the following 10 expertise

  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Asthma
  • Chest Infection
  • Lung Diseases
  • Pneumonia
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Emphysema

Dr. Lorraine B Ware has 3 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Lorraine B Ware is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN
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