Dr. Carlos Araujo-Preza, MD

Dr. Carlos Araujo-Preza, MD

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50 y/o
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Dr. Carlos Araujo-Preza, MD is a pulmonologist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, and more.Read his story

The Woodlands Lung Clinic

3115 College Park Dr Ste 110

The Woodlands, TX 77384
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health

Background Check

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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Dr. Araujo-Preza's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pneumonia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats Pneumonia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats Pulmonary Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Araujo-Preza treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Araujo-Preza's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bird Flu
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Laser Bronchoscopy
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transbronchial Lung Biopsy
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

To explore and deliver the medicine of the future today, to take my patients to the next frontier in medicine, to feel good, to feel your best, to feel you age and enjoy life.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
  • Other

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

2015
Anti-Aging Medicine Fellowship
2001
Tulane University School Of Medicine-Pulmonary & Critical Care
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Staten Island University Hospital-Internal Medicine
Residency Hospital
1996
Staten Island University Hospital-Internal Medicine
Internship Hospital
1994
Universidad Evangelica Del Salvador
Medical School
1990
Evangelical University of El Salvador
Undergraduate School
2015
2001
1998
1996
1994
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Honor Role - Medical School, 1994
  • Best Physician Educator of the Year, 1997
  • Employees Choice Award - Most Available Doc - Houston North West, 2007
  • Best Resident of The Year, 1996
  • Summa Cum Laude Honor Role - Medical School Graduate, 1994
  • American College of Chest Physicians Research Award, 1998
  • Employees Choice- Best Teacher Award - Houston NorthWest, 2006

Media & Publications

  • Use of capnometry to verify feeding tube placement, 2002
  • Airway Obstruction Due to Bilateral Giant Pulmonary Artery Aneurysms, 2002

Dr. Araujo-Preza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Araujo-Preza

4.0

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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had an endoscopy scheduled for today. when i got to hospital they had no record of my appointment. called Dr Araujo's office and was given no explanation and that they would be happy to reschedule me. so i was not only inconveinced but i was never even given an apology for their screw up. never going back
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I called to schedule an appointment because my mother was not doing well at all and her PCP stated she needed to see him as soon as possible. The lady that answered stated she couldn't do nothing I told her the situation and she said well you can go to the hospital if you want. I was shocked. I told her Dr Araujo stated that if she needed to see him she would be able to get an appointment when she needed it. She refused. She is a critical pt but she didn't care. Good doctor but bad staff!
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Excelent doctor, it is been great been with him and he is the one to help me found many things about the problems i struggled since i was a teenager
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In many years of seeing medical professionals at work I have seen a lot. Unlike so many I have seen Dr. Araujo is very thorough and caring. He listens and explains carefully so I know exactly what is happening and what if anything can be done for me. I do so appreciate having a doctor with all these qualities. Any patient under his care can depend on him to get the best of care.
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I visit Dr Carlos today 12/7/2016 after radiology suggest me to take y mom with pulmonologist as soon as possible because they see something wrong on her lungs. I call them on 11/30/2016, the sooner day available was on 12/20/2016, some how they do all they can to give me a sooner appoiment (12/7/16) he take care of my mom and she is much better after 24hrs. I can believe. I recommend Dr Carlos for everything's you need.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
WellPoint

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