Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD

Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesMaleAge 37

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Spring, TX and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Alam has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 2010. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest and Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Office Hours

1111 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 250 Spring, TX 77380

Mon

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Tue

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Wed

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Thu

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Fri

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Sat

Office
closed

Sun

Office
closed

Locations

Millennium Physicians - Respiratory & Sleep Disorders

Millennium Physicians - Respiratory & Sleep Disorders1111 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 250 Spring, TX 77380
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

At a Glance

  • Offers TelehealthThis provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Alam

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Alam treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Alam treats other conditions, please contact the office at (281) 296-8788.

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. Alam is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Alam
Similar Providers
Emphysema
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Sleep Apnea

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 Apnea specialists.

Dr. Alam is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Alam
Similar Providers
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Alam's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Alam's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Immunization Administration
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intubation
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Placement of Pulmonary Artery Catheter
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ultrasound
  • Ventilator Management
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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(281) 805-3966

Dr. Alam accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Community Health Choice
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Humana Health Plan of Texas
MultiPlan

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ariffin Alam is a Pulmonary Disease Specialist in The Woodlands, Texas. He graduated with honors from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

2017
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Baylor College Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2010
Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best way to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD?

New patients may call (281) 805-3966 to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD accept any insurance plans?

A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Healthgrades insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

Does Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD accept new patients?

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD on Healthgrades. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Alam's profile.

What are Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD's top areas of expertise?

Dr. Alam specializes in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See more on Healthgrades.

What conditions does Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD treat?

Dr. Alam frequently treats the following conditions: Wheezing, Shortness of Breath, and Emphysema. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD's office address?

Dr. Alam's office is located at 1111 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 250, Spring, TX 77380. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Alam provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest and Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.

Is Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD holds board certifications in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Neurocritical Care.

How much experience does Dr. Ariffin Alam, MD have?

Dr. Alam has over 12 years of healthcare experience.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Alam is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest

Houston, TX

58% Patients that would definitely recommend, 12% lower than the national average

6 Awards Received

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Houston, TX

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center

Shenandoah, TX

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

St. Luke's Health - Lakeside Hospital

The Woodlands, TX

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital

Houston, TX

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

St. Luke's Health - The Woodlands Hospital

The Woodlands, TX

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received