Dr. Alpha J. Anders, MD

Dr. Alpha J. Anders, MD

Pulmonology | Male | 62 years old

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Comprehensive Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates
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  • Critical Care Medicinenull
  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Pulmonary Diseasenull
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Anders' Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Pulmonology
      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pulmonary Disease

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acidosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
      • Acute Pharyngitis
      • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
      • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
      • Alkalosis
      • Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
      • Asthma
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
      • Bronchiolitis
      • Bronchitis
      • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
      • Bronchospasm
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Cystic Fibrosis
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
      • Fungal Infections
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Abscess
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lung Nodule
      • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
      • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
      • Pneumonia
      • Pneumonitis
      • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
      • Pulmonary Fibrosis
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
      • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Thromboembolism
      • Thrombosis
      • Tuberculosis
      • Valley Fever
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Viral Infection
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Arterial Line Insertion
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Central Line Insertion
      • Chest Tube Insertion
      • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Intubation
      • Mechanical Ventilation
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Respiratory Management
      • Smoking Cessation Counseling
      • Spirometry
      • Thoracentesis
      • Ventilator Management

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 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
        Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University

        Graduated in 1980

      • Internship Hospital
        Denver Presby Med Center

        Completed in 1981

      • Residency Hospital
        Denver Presby Med Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University of Southern California

        Completed in 1986

      • Undergraduate School
        Colorado Collage, Colorado Springs, CO

        Graduated in 1976

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Anders' 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 and Pulmonary Disease
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Anders' Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Anders

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Anders' Care Philosophy

      We specialize in all aspects of caring for your lungs. In partnership with you and your primary care physician we will help you achieve your optimal state of health and well being