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Specializes in Pulmonology • Male

330 Mount Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Dr. Beckett's Specialties

  • Pulmonology

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Hospital Quality

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Mount Auburn Hospital
330 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Cambridge Hospital-Prmy Cre Ctr
Cambridge Hospital-Prmy Cre Ctr
330 Mount Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138
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    Dr. Beckett's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pulmonology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Occupational Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    1
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Thoracentesis
    • Ventilation Management
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Alkalosis
    • Asthma
    • Atelectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Nodule
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Apnea
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
    Complete in 1980
    Johns Hopkins Med Institute
    Complete in 1984
    University Hosps
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins Med Institute
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Beckett & Staff

    • English
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    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. Beckett's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Experience with Dr. Beckett
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    Office Locations

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    Cambridge Hospital-Prmy Cre Ctr
    330 Mount Auburn St
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    (617) 499-5055 (Office)
    (617) 499-5464 (Fax)
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