Dr. Alan Bakst, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Medicine • Male • Age 47

5401 S Congress Ave Suite 204
Atlantis, FL 33462
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Dr. Bakst's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Bakst's Care Philosophy

Pulmonology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases affecting the lungs and respiratory tract. A Pulmonologist treats patients with many diseases and conditions including: ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome), asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), cystic fibrosis, lung disease, lung cancer, lung transplants, pneumonia, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary tuberculosis, sarcoidosis of the lungs, SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) and sleep apnea among others. Pulmonologists specialize in Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Disorders. - Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches, Inc. - As an MSPB physician I am committed to delivering cost-effective, quality care in a healing environment. Because of MSPBs vast network of healthcare services, providers, locations, and technologies, coordination of your care is seamless and efficient.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine, 2000
  • Internal Medicine, 1997
  • Pulmonary Disease, 1999
  • Sleep Medicine, 2013
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  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Tests
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
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  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung Cancer
  • Narcolepsy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Disorders
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Background Check for Dr. Bakst

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Super Doctors in South Florida, 2008, 2009
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of The Witwatersrand Medical School-M.B., B.Ch.
Graduated in 1990

Internship Hospital

Johannesburg & Hillbrow Hospitals-University Of The Witwatersrand Medical School
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

Albert Einstein Medical Center
Complete in 1997
Morningside Clinic, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Complete in 1993

Fellowship Hospital

University of Maryland
Complete in 2000
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Bakst & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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