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About Dr. Yahya Dikengil
Dr. Yahya Dikengil, MD is a Doctor primarily located in North Arlington, NJ, with other offices in Livingston, NJ and Montclair, NJ (and 3 other locations). He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Dr. Dikengil is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson Univ Hosp, Mountainside Hospital and Saint Clare's Hospital - Boonton Township. He speaks English.
Dr. Yahya Dikengil has the following 3 specialties
- 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.
- Sleep Medicine
A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.
- 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.
Dr. Yahya Dikengil has the following 2 expertise
Dr. Yahya Dikengil has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Yahya Dikengil is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Dikengil is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Robert Wood Johnson Univ Hosp
Saint Clare's Hospital - Boonton Township
Merit Mountainside LLC
24 Years Experience
Graduated in 1989
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