Dr. Andres Zirlinger, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male
  
Dr. Zirlinger
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LVPG Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine-1250 Cedar Crest

1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd Allentown, PA 18103

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Dr. Andres Zirlinger, MD is a pulmonologist in Allentown, PA. He specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


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Compassionate, takes time to explain everything, he treats the whole patient not just your symptoms. Most of all he Listens!
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Mary Goosney – Nov 04, 2018
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Dr. Zirli get is currently treating my mom in Critical Care. His delivery and explanations are clear and direct. He does not cause unnecessary alarm nor does he offer false hope. It is very reassuring to have him on her case. Thank you!
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Kim in Bethlehem – Mar 31, 2018
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Dr Zirlinger and his associates saved my life in 2016 while at Lehigh Valley Hospital in a coma from the flu. I am extremely greatful that I am still here and doing great!
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Cheryl Snyder in Center Valley PA – Apr 17, 2017
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Dr Zirlinger saved my life after I developed pneumonia friom the H1N1 flu. Very thankful
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Biography

Dr. Andres Zirlinger, MD is a pulmonologist in Allentown, PA. He specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Awards

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Dr. Zirlinger accepts the following insurance:

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Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 78% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Emphysema more than 96% of their peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 94% of their peers

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

Pulmonary Function Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Zirlinger performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.

Typically treats 50% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 50% 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.

Typically treats 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Emphysema more than 96% of their peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 94% of their peers

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

Pulmonary Function Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Zirlinger performs this procedure more than 84% 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.

Typically treats 54% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Sleep Disorders more than 55% of their peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 55% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Sleep Apnea more than 54% of their peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 54% of their peers

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Dr. Zirlinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Emphysema more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats Pulmonary Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zirlinger treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zirlinger treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zirlinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • 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 Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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LVPG Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine-1250 Cedar Crest

LVPG Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine-1250 Cedar Crest1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd Allentown, PA 18103
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest

Allentown, PA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg

Bethlehem, PA