Dr. Andrew Villanueva, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 65
  
Dr. Villanueva
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

41 Mall Rd Burlington, MA 01805

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(781) 744-8480

Dr. Andrew Villanueva, MD is a Pulmonologist in Burlington, MA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Villanueva has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - San Diego medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Villanueva to book an appointment.


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Dr. Villanueva accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

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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.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 93% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Asthma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Emphysema more than 95% of their peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 92% 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 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Sleep Disorders more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Sleep Apnea more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 74% 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 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Emphysema more than 95% of their peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva performs this procedure more than 90% 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 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Asthma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Shortness of Breath
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Shortness of Breath more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Villanueva's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • 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 Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Care Philosophy

We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1988
Boston U Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1984
U Hosp
Residency Hospital
1981
U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1980
University of California School of Medicine - San Diego
Medical School

Awards

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Memberships & Affiliations

  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Interim Chief Medical Officer

Locations

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center41 Mall Rd Burlington, MA 01805
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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Burlington, MA

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)