Dr. Amit Karmakar, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Karmakar
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

PMA-Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Consultants

6403 Coyle Ave Ste 450 Carmichael, CA 95608

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(916) 482-7621

Dr. Amit Karmakar, MD is a Pulmonologist in Carmichael, CA and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Karmakar has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with Mercy San Juan Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Karmakar to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ See hospitals

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Karmakar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Karmakar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Karmakar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (916) 482-7621.

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. Karmakar typically treats 88% more often than similar doctors

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Asthma
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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.

Dr. Karmakar typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

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Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
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Very High Frequency
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Dr. Karmakar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Karmakar has been one of the best doctors I have seen. He gives exceptional care. I would highly recommend him and his staff.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Outcome Oriented, Evidence Based Care.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Telemedicine

Board Certifications

Education

1984
Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Bengali

Awards

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Locations

PMA-Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Consultants

6403 Coyle Ave Care Center6403 Coyle Ave Ste 450 Carmichael, CA 95608
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Mercy San Juan Medical Center

Carmichael, CA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2021, 2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
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