Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 76
  
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Pulmonary Medicine Associates

1 W Ridgewood Ave Ste 206 Paramus, NJ 07652

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Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Paramus, NJ and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Biography

Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Paramus, NJ and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1974
Montefiore Hosp Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Montefiore Hosp Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1971
Nassau University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1970
University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Medical School

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(201) 493-0366

Dr. Sakowitz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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QualCare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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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 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats Asthma more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 65% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz performs this procedure more than 61% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 48% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 48% 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 47% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Bronchiolitis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats Bronchiolitis more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz performs this procedure more than 61% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 48% of their peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 48% of their peers

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Dr. Sakowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats Shortness of Breath more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Bronchiolitis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats Bronchiolitis more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Asthma
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sakowitz treats Asthma more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Sakowitz treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Sakowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Locations

Pulmonary Medicine Associates

Pulmonary Medical Associates1 W Ridgewood Ave Ste 206 Paramus, NJ 07652
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Valley Hospital

Ridgewood, NJ

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)