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About Dr. Louis H Gold

Dr. Louis H Gold, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Albany, NY. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Louis H Gold is Great. Dr. Louis H Gold has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Louis H Gold is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Pulmonary & Critical Care Services

5 Palisades Dr Ste 100
Albany, NY 12205
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Specialties

Dr. Louis H Gold 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.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

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

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Five Stars

My experience with Dr. Gold has and is top notch. He goes to any length to try to get to the bottom of a sickness covering all aspects of what is causing what. I cannot ask for a more caring and professional Dr. I refer him to all I know who have the same condition as myself.

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I do not recommend Dr. Gold

I am 62 and had had conjestive heart failure, I was having problems with pressure on my chest and labored breathing. My cariologist suggested seeing a ...

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  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • State University Of New York Upstate Medical University

    Graduated in 1981

  • Rhode Island Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Louis H Gold accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP HMO
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Pulmonary & Critical Care Services, 5 Palisades Dr Ste 100, Albany, NY
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