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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    9 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award
  • On-Time Doctor Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Top 10 Doctor - State
  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
  • Top 10 Doctor - City
  • Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood
  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
  • Accepted Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • BCBS Michigan
  • PriorityHealth
  • BCBS Illinois

Doctors in Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan

View all physicians that belong to Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan.

Ratings & Comments

53 ratings with 18 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan when asked is excellent. Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan has been reviewed by 53 patients. The rating is 4.4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan as provided by patient reviews is 10 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

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.

  • 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.

  • Allergy and Immunology

    An allergy & immunology specialist is a physician who is specially trained in matters pertaining to chronic and acute allergies, as well as deficiencies of the immune system. The doctor will determine whether an allergy, which attacks our immune system, is present. They'll also determine the cause, whether it be environmental triggers like trees and pollen, food-borne like peanuts and dairy, the venom of insects like bees, or a medication like penicillin.
    In addition to determining the allergen causing an immunological response in a patient, the specialist will treat the symptoms caused by the reaction.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Health [Hospital] Jackson, MI 49201
  • Hillsdale Community Health Center Hillsdale, MI 49242
  • Port Huron Hospital Port Huron, MI 48060
  • Providence Hospital and Medical Center Southfield, MI 48075
  • Providence Park Hospital Novi, MI 48374
  • Sparrow Ionia Hospital Ionia, MI 48846
  • St. John River District Hospital East China, MI 48054
  • St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron Port Huron, MI 48060
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
  • University Of Damascus
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
  • University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Pulmonary Clinic Of Michigan is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Jackson, MI.

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  • Foote Center For Vascular Heal

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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.