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Dr. Christopher Fanta, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 70

Dr. Fanta

Dr. Christopher Fanta, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1975 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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(617) 732-6770

Dr. Fanta accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Fanta's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Asthma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fanta treats Asthma more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fanta treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fanta treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fanta treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fanta treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fanta treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fanta's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Fanta, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1975 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1980
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1980
1978
1976
1975

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Dr. Fanta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fanta

3.9

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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I simply smile when I see Dr. Fanta :) He is the best Dr. I've ever had. He calms me down when I'm scared, listens and explains. He compliments me for my strength and gives me support to fight a rare disease. He quickly responds to questions.
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Simply the best doctor I've ever seen. Compassionate, knowledgable, articulate, and supportive. Filled with hope and wisdom.
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