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Specializes in Critical Care Medicine • Male

430 Morton Plant St Ste 405
Clearwater, FL 33756
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Dr. Masson Jr.'s Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Mease Countryside Hospital
3231 North McMullen Booth Rd.
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas Street
Clearwater, FL 33756

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Bay Area Chest Physicians
Bay Area Chest Physicians
430 Morton Plant St Ste 405
Clearwater, FL 33756
Bay Area Chest Physicians
616 E St
Clearwater, FL 33756
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    Dr. Masson Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
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    • Bronchoscopy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Ventilation Management
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Alkalosis
    • Asbestosis
    • Asthma
    • Atelectasis
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Histoplasmosis
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Nodule
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Systemic Sclerosis
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    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1996
    Stanford University
    Graduated in 1942
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Masson Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Masson Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Masson Jr. has admitting privileges:

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    • Mease Countryside Hospital

    • Morton Plant Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Masson Jr.'s Office & Staff
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    8 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Masson Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    • Humana
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    Office Locations

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    Bay Area Chest Physicians
    430 Morton Plant St Ste 405
    Clearwater, FL 33756
    (727) 443-0611 (Office)
    (727) 443-0611 (Fax)
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    Bay Area Chest Physicians
    616 E St
    Clearwater, FL 33756
    (727) 443-0611 (Office)
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