Dr. Alan Chausow, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 69

Dr. Chausow
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PaloAltoMedicalFoundation

701eelcaminoreal Mountainview, CA 94040

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Dr. Alan Chausow, MD is a Pulmonologist in Mountainview, CA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chausow has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wash U, School of Medicine medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with Mountain View Campus (El Camino Hospital). He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chausow to book an appointment.

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    Biography

    Dr. Alan Chausow, MD is a Pulmonologist in Mountainview, CA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chausow has more experience...Read more

    Specialties

    • Pulmonary Disease

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease

    Education

    1981
    Michael Reese Hosp & U Chic
    Fellowship Hospital
    1979
    Michael Reese Hosp & Med Ct
    Residency Hospital
    1977
    Michael Reese Hosp & Med Ct
    Internship Hospital
    1976
    Wash U, School of Medicine
    Medical School
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    What are Dr. Alan Chausow, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Chausow frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Chausow specializes.

    Where is Dr. Alan Chausow, MD's office located?

    Dr. Chausow's office is located at 701eelcaminoreal, Mountainview, CA 94040. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No malpractice claims found for California
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Chausow

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chausow treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chausow treats other conditions, please contact the office at (650) 934-7575.

    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.

    Dr. Chausow is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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    COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    Bronchiectasis
    Asthma
    Emphysema
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    Frequency
    High
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    Very High
    Frequency

    Sleep Apnea

    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 Apnea specialists.

    Dr. Chausow is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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    Sleep Apnea
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    High
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    Very High
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    Check Dr. Chausow's experience treating your condition or procedure

    Dr. Chausow's conditions and procedures:

    • Acidosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
    • Asthma
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Cryptococcosis
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Nodule
    • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Respiratory Management
    • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Smoking Cessation Counseling
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tuberculosis
    • Wheezing

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    (650) 934-7575

    Dr. Chausow accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    $0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
    Advantage-CA HMO
    Advantage-CA PPO
    Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
    Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
    Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
    Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
    Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
    Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
    Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
    Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
    Bronze 60 D HDHP (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA EPO
    Bronze 60 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Bronze 60 HDHP (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
    Bronze 60 HDHP AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
    Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
    Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
    Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
    Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
    Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
    EPO-CA
    Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
    Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
    Gold 80 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Gold Advantage-CA PPO
    Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
    Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
    Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
    MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
    Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
    Minimum Coverage EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
    PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
    PERS Traditional-CA HMO
    Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
    Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
    Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
    Select Plus-CA HMO
    Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
    Select-CA PPO
    Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
    Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
    Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
    Silver Advantage-CA PPO
    Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
    Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
    Tenet Network-CA PPO
    Traditional
    Traditional PPO
    UC Care-CA PPO
    UC CORE-CA PPO
    UC Health Savings Plan-CA
    UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
    UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
    UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
    UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
    UCSHIP-CA PPO
    USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

    Locations

    PaloAltoMedicalFoundation

    PaloAltoMedicalFoundation701eelcaminoreal Mountainview, CA 94040
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    Practice

    Scott P. Wachhorst M.d. A Professional Corporation701 E El Camino Real Mountain View, CA 94040
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