Dr. Dagnachew Assefa, MD

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Dr. Dagnachew Assefa, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology | Male

Respiratory Center for Children 100 Madison Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960 Get Directions
(973) 971-4142

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Dr. Assefa specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology and practices in Morristown, NJ. He practices at 3 locations.

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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Pulmonology
      • Sleep Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Pediatric Pulmonology
      • Pediatrics
      • Sleep Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Acidosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
      • Acute Pharyngitis
      • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
      • Apnea
      • Asthma
      • Asthma in Children
      • Asthma-Related Cough
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Breathing Disorders
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchiolitis
      • Bronchitis
      • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Cystic Fibrosis
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Exercise-Induced Asthma
      • High Triglycerides
      • Hip Cancer
      • Hip Disorders
      • Infantile Sleep Apnea
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Nodule
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pneumonia
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Respiratory Diseases
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Breath Testing
      • Bronchoprovocation Test
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Sleep Study
      • Spirometry

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Addis Ababa U

        Graduated in 1988

        Leipzig U-Medicine

        Graduated in 1994

      • Internship Hospital
        Chldns Hosp Mich-Wayne St U
      • Residency Hospital
        Chldns Hosp Mich-Wayne St U

        Completed in 1999

        Met Hosp Ctr-Ny Med Coll

        Completed in 2009

      • Fellowship Hospital
        New York Medical College, Valhalla, Ny

        Completed in 2009

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Amharic
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
      • Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatrics and Sleep Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Assefa's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Assefa

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients