Dr. Alfred S. Maksoud, MD

Dr. Alfred S. Maksoud, MD

Pulmonology | Male | 52 years old

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  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Pulmonary Diseasenull
  • Sleep Medicinenull
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      3.3 based on 21 responses
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      Experience with Dr. Maksoud
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (20)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (21)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (21)
      Dr. Maksoud's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (21)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (21)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (21)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (18)
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      He listened to me and examined all my records. He is a no nonsense Doctor. He explained what is causing my problem in simple terms. Overall very trustworthy.
      in Houston, TX |
      Wide range of experience. He took care of me himself in his office and in hospital. He goes to all hospitals in my area. I trust him in emergencies.
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      Specialties

      • Pulmonology
      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Sleep Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Sleep Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acidosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Alkalosis
      • Angioedema
      • Asbestosis
      • Asthma
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Breathing Disorders
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchiolitis
      • Bronchitis
      • Bronchospasm
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
      • Fungal Infections
      • Goodpasture's Disease
      • Insomnia
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Labored Breathing
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Abscess
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lung Nodule
      • Mesothelioma
      • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
      • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
      • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
      • Nicotine Addiction
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
      • Pneumonia
      • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
      • Pulmonary Fibrosis
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Respiratory Diseases
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Thrombophlebitis
      • Thrombosis
      • Tuberculosis
      • Upper Airway Obstruction
      • Vascular Disease
      • Viral Infection
      • Wegener's Granulomatosis
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Breath Testing
      • Bronchial Thermoplasty
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Chest Tube Insertion
      • Endotracheal Intubation
      • Lung Biopsy
      • Mechanical Ventilation
      • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
      • Respiratory Management
      • Sleep Study
      • Smoking Cessation Counseling
      • Spirometry
      • Thoracentesis
      • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
      • Ventilator Management

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Texas.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1989

      • Internship Hospital
        Cleveland Clinic Foundation

        Completed in 1990

      • Residency Hospital
        Cleveland Clinic Foundation

        Completed in 1992

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Baylor College Of Med

        Completed in 1997

      • Undergraduate School
        American University Of Beirut

        Graduated in 1984

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Chief fellow designation at Baylor college of medicine, 1996-97
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
      • French
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Maksoud's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pulmonology
      • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Maksoud's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Maksoud

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      Dr. Maksoud's Care Philosophy

      We are young enough to keep up with the science of medicine, and old enough to use our vast experience. We treat our patients with utmost dignity and best bedside manners