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About Dr. Raed A Al-Naser
Dr. Raed A Al-Naser, MD is a Doctor primarily located in La Mesa, CA. His specialties include Pulmonary Disease, Internal Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Al-Naser is affiliated with Providence Little Co of Mary Medical Center Torrance, Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital and Greater El Monte Community Hospital. Dr. Al-Naser has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Raed A Al-Naser has the following 3 specialties
- Pulmonary Disease
A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.<br>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.<br>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.
- 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. Raed A Al-Naser has the following 22 expertise
- Sleep Disorders
- Tuberculosis (TB)
- Pulmonary Hypertension
- Pulmonary Function Test
- Obstructive Sleep Apnea
- Chest Infection
- Pulmonary Embolism
- Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
- Lung Cancer
- Angiographic Visualization
- Pulmonary Fibrosis
- Smoking Cessation
- Pleural Effusion
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Cystic Fibrosis
Dr. Raed A Al-Naser is Board Certified in 3 specialties
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On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dr. Al-Naser is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
- University Of Jordan
Seton Hall University School Of Health And Medical Sciences
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5555 Grossmont Center Dr La Mesa, CA : (619) 465-0711
More about Dr. Raed A Al-Naser
I believe that we all need to contribute to society in a positive and meaningful manner. Becoming a physician was my way of working toward the betterment of others. I strive every day to treat my patients the same way I would like to be cared for. I graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology Faculty of Medicine in 1992. I completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Saint Michael's Medical Center in Newark, NJ from 1994 to 1997. I completed my fellowship training at the same hospital from 1997 to 2000 specializing in the field of Pulmonology and Critical Care. I am licensed to practice medicine in the state of California. I am fully certified by ABIM in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases as well as Critical Care Medicine. I am prepared to diagnose and treat diseases and disorders of the respiratory system such as asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, lung disease, COPD, emphysema and bronchitis, among other diseases and complications. I also have many years of hospital based experience in treating critically ill patients.
Locations & DirectionsSHARP GROSSMONT HOSPITAL, 5555 Grossmont Center Dr, La Mesa, CA
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