Dr. Alvin Furuike, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Furuike
Telehealth services available

Oncare Hawaii - Pob 107

1329 Lusitana St Ste 107 Honolulu, HI 96813

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(808) 691-5201

Dr. Alvin Furuike, MD is a Pulmonologist in Honolulu, HI and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Furuike has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles medical school in 1974. He is affiliated with The Queen's Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Furuike to book an appointment.


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Dr. Furuike accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
CompMED
Federal Plan 87
Health Plan Hawaii HMO
HMSA Akamai Advantage (PPO and PPO SNP)
Preferred Provider Plan PPO
QUEST Integration

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Furuike

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Furuike treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Furuike treats other conditions, please contact the office at (808) 691-5201.

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 92% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Asthma more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Furuike performs this procedure more than 91% 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 90% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Bronchitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Bronchitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Interstitial Lung Disease more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 96% 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 96% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Sleep Apnea more than 96% of their peers

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

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Sleep Disorders more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 96% 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 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Partial Lung Collapse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Asthma more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furuike treats Shortness of Breath more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Furuike treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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Dr. Furuike's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • 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
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Dr. Furuike's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Furuike

4.5

Based on 11 ratings

5 Stars
63.63636363636363%
(7)
4 Stars
18.181818181818183%
(2)
3 Stars
18.181818181818183%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
0%
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alvin Furuike, MD is a Pulmonologist in Honolulu, HI and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Furuike has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1981
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Hawaii Integrated Prgm
Residency Hospital
1975
Queens Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1974
University of California School of Medicine - Los Angeles
Medical School
University Of Hawaii
Undergraduate School

Awards

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Locations

Practice

Oncare Hawaii - Pob 1071329 Lusitana St Ste 107 Honolulu, HI 96813
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Medical Partners of Hawaii

Oncare Hawaii - Pob 1071329 Lusitana St Ste 107 Honolulu, HI 96813
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Affiliated Hospitals

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The Queen's Medical Center

Honolulu, HI

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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