Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD

Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1981 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

8635 W 3rd St Ste 965

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wachtel's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • 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
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Andrew Wachtel, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1981 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1985
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1981
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1985
1984
1982
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wachtel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wachtel

3.3

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
42.10526315789474%
(8)
4 Stars
15.789473684210526%
(3)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
36.8421052631579%
(7)

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Rude staff-- terrible policy. Needed to get in urgently and receptionist told me Dr. Watchel was on vacation. I asked to see someone else in his office and they said no one else is taking his patients so go to the hospital or urgent care. No one seems to care about your health or patronage. Felt...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO