Dr. David Balfe, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseFemaleAge 60

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. David Balfe, MD is a Pulmonologist in Culver City, CA and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balfe has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. She graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences medical school in 1984. She is affiliated with Cedars - Sinai Medical Center, winner of the Pulmonary Care Excellence Award. She is also affiliated with Ahmc Anaheim Regional Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients.

Dr. David Balfe, MD

Southern California Hospital At Culver City

3828 Delmas Ter Culver City, CA 90232 ()
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Biography

Dr. David Balfe, MD is a Pulmonologist in Culver City, CA and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Balfe has extensive experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1984
University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
Medical School

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What are Dr. David Balfe, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Balfe frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Balfe specializes.

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Dr. Balfe's office is located at 3828 Delmas Ter, Culver City, CA 90232. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Balfe

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Balfe treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Balfe treats other conditions, please contact the office at (323) 462-2271.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Balfe is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Bronchiectasis
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Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Balfe is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Sleep Apnea
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Dr. Balfe's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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(323) 462-2271

Dr. Balfe accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Locations

Practice

Southern California Hospital At Culver City3828 Delmas Ter Culver City, CA 90232
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Abraham Ishaaya M.d. A Professional Corp.5901 W Olympic Blvd Ste 200 Los Angeles, CA 90036
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