Dr. Alan Chanales, MD

Dr. Alan Chanales, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Alan Chanales, MD is a pulmonologist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1977 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

15225 Shady Grove Rd Ste 205

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 330-0200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chanales performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 96% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Chanales's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Brookdale Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Brookdale Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • V a New Jersey Health Care System-East Orange
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chanales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chanales' Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chanales to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Chanales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Chanales is one of the smartest, most caring doctors I have ever seen. He is one of a kind. He is empathetic, spends as much time with you as you need, follows up and certainly made the correct diagnosis for me (when others could not) and I am living life again. Thank you, Dr. Chanales
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I want to believe and like Dr. Chanales. I want to think that he has my best interest at heart but sometimes he can be negative when he speaks. I have an issue breathing that is scary enough, please show some compassion and less sarcasm!
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Awful. Made snide comments about my father while he was in a comma. My father ended up passing away a few months later. No thanks to him.
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Have been patient for nearly 20 years. Extremely professional and technically competent; he has earned my total trust and confidence.
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The doctor kept picking up phone calls from his personal cellphone during the appointment. He seemed generally nice, but also a bit condescending. Wanted to like him, but hard to do that when he seemed a bit rude to the patient.
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