Dr. Adolfo Anchondo, MD

Dr. Adolfo Anchondo, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 49

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Adolfo Anchondo, MD is a Pulmonologist in El Paso, TX. Dr. Anchondo has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Las Palmas Medical Center and Memorial Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Anchondo to book an appointment.


Locations

El Paso Pulmonary Association

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(915) 532-2477
El Paso Pulmonary Association-West Office4305 N Mesa St Ste A El Paso, TX 79902
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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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El Paso Pulmonary Association-East Office1865 N Lee Trevino Dr El Paso, TX 79936
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
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El Paso Pulmonary Association-Northeast Office9999 Kenworthy St Ste C El Paso, TX 79924
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
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El Paso Pulmonary Association-Las Cruces2465 S Telshor Blvd Las Cruces, NM 88011
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Dr. Anchondo's Reviews

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  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Explained conditions well (5)
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  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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Dr. Anchondo is an excellent doctor. His attention, persistence, professional expertise, coupled with kindness, sensitivity, encouragement, and insight were a godsend. His tenacity and commitment to improving my health are traits that I appreciated. I highly recommend him!
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L. Wilson in El Paso – Jun 02, 2017
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Dr. Adolfo Anchondo is an excellent pulmonary specialist in.the El Paso area. He provides excellent on-time services He has treated my shortness of breath and my lifestyle has improved. I exercise with bicycle riding and dance therapy (LOL). His staff answers my calls promptly and accommodates My apptmts when I need to reschedule. I love the sweet Westside El Paso office. Staff has increased to provide AWESOME and efficient customer care service. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND DR. ANCHONDO! Jorge Hdz
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Jorge Hdz in El Paso, TX – Jun 01, 2017
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I feel a high level of trust with Dr. Anchondo. He takes his time gives me his undivided attention.
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Dr. Anchondo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
Blue Texas HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
El Paso First Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care Network PPO
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare of Texas
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Preferred Health Systems
Preferred Health Network
Presbyterian Health Plan
Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
Prudential
Superior HealthPlan
Tricare
Triwest
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Care Improvement Plus
CarePlus
Choice
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Commercial HMO
Community Plan
Compass
Definity Health
Dual Complete HMO-SNP
Empire Plan
Evercare
Fiserv
Freedom Plan Direct
Golden Rule POS
Health Select
Heritage Choice
Heritage Select
Indemnity
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Supplement PPO
Metra Health
Navigate
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Oxford Liberty
Secure Horizons
Sierra Health and Life
UMR
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
We accept all PPO insurances and Medicare, please inquire with the office.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 77% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Asthma more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo performs this procedure more than 71% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Sleep Apnea more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Sleep Disorders more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Bronchitis more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo performs this procedure more than 71% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Wheezing
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Wheezing more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Pneumonia more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anchondo treats Asthma more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Anchondo treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

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Dr. Anchondo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intubation
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Narcolepsy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Test
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • X-Ray

About Me

I will give you options of care and together we will come up with the best approach that is consistent with your believes and sense of urgency. I will respect your decisions regarding your care but I will also strongly voice my concerns if any decision will not be the best in the large scheme of things.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
Texas Tech Univ Hlth Scis Ctr
Internship Hospital
Universidad Autonoma De Chihuahua, Facultad De Medicina
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Las Palmas Medical Center

El Paso, TX

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Memorial Medical Center

Las Cruces, NM

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Sierra Medical Center

El Paso, TX

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

The Hospitals Of Providence East

El Paso, TX

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

The Hospitals Of Providence Memorial Campus

El Paso, TX

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average