Dr. Carlos Picone, MD

Dr. Carlos Picone, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Carlos Picone, MD is a pulmonologist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional De Cordoba, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas in 1990 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

5215 Loughboro Rd NW Ste 400

Washington, DC 20016

Contact Information

(301) 656-7374

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Picone performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pneumonia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Picone's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Picone's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Picone "I believe in compassionate, cost effective medicine and a pro-active approach to identify problems early and prevent most health care problems through effective preventive medicine, immunization, exercise, adequate weight management and psychological harmony. We make every effort to provide evidence-based medicine and minimize unproven interventions. I also support early palliative medicine, attempting to recognize when the burden of treatment may results in dimishing quality of life."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Picone "I believe in compassionate, cost effective medicine and a pro-active approach to identify problems early and prevent most health care problems through effective preventive medicine, immunization, exercise, adequate weight management and psychological harmony. I also support early palliative medicine when the burden of treatment results in dimishing quality of life."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

60  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad Nacional De Cordoba, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med College Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • NIH
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Picone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Picone's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Picone to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Picone's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Great doctor - figured out my problem quicky and gave me medication after weeks of misery - he did not recommend unnecessary tests seeing I was healthy and physically active. Awesome!!
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Dr. Picone saw my father several times. He was very respectful, compassionate, skillful, knowledgeable and insightful. He spent time doing careful examinations with meaningful explanations and giving sound advice. He also spent time before and after the meeting session, to review the medical...more
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Thank you for your feedback. I do not know who you are but it warms my soul to know that the countless hours we spend in our profession sometimes are recognized and may provide real benefits to humans in need.

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