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 17 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

Care Philosophy

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

  • 2001
    Tulane University School Of Medicine-Pulmonary & Critical Care
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Staten Island University Hospital-Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    Staten Island University Hospital-Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    Universidad Evangelica Del Salvador
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    Evangelical University of El Salvador
    Undergraduate School
    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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test 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) Test 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 Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
WellPoint

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