Dr. Azim Surka, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 47

Dr. Surka
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lung Center-Patewood

200 Patewood Dr Ste B300 Greenville, SC 29615

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(864) 454-4200

Dr. Azim Surka, MD is a Pulmonologist in Greenville, SC. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital and Prisma Health Greer Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Surka to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Surka is affiliated with Prisma Health Patewood Hospital Greenville, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for South Carolina
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. Surka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wheezing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Surka treats Wheezing more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Surka treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Lung Nodule
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Surka treats Lung Nodule more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Surka treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Surka treats Shortness of Breath more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Surka treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Surka's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Surka accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Surka's Reviews

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5.0

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He is thorough and caring and honest. He follows through and his practice always gets me in when I need them.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Azim Surka, MD is a Pulmonologist in Greenville, SC. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital and...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

2007
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Azim Surka, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Surka has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Azim Surka, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Azim Surka, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Surka's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Azim Surka, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Surka frequently treats Wheezing, Lung Nodule, and Shortness of Breath. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Surka treats.

Where is Dr. Azim Surka, MD's office located?

Dr. Surka's office is located at 200 Patewood Dr Ste B300, Greenville, SC 29615. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Lung Center-Patewood

Lung Center-Patewood200 Patewood Dr Ste B300 Greenville, SC 29615
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital

Greenville, SC

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

2 Awards Received

Prisma Health Greer Memorial Hospital

Greer, SC

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Prisma Health Hillcrest Hospital

Simpsonville, SC

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

Prisma Health Patewood Hospital

Greenville, SC

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)