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Dr. David Henson, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Henson

Dr. David Henson, MD is a pulmonologist in Cookeville, TN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1979 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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(931) 783-2143

Dr. Henson accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Henson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Henson treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 100% of his peers

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Henson treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Henson treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

Dr. Henson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • 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 Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Henson, MD is a pulmonologist in Cookeville, TN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1979 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

Pennsylvania Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1979

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Henson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Henson

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1 Star
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I had to get a 2nd opinion on a sleep study that he read. I wasted hundreds of dollars for the sleep study, and will now have to have another one on a new facility. I can not in good faith recommend his services.
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My mother has been a patient of Dr Henson's for several years. He is dedicated, thorough and patient with her. During hospitalizations, he visited her and spent a significant amount of time reviewing her chart. His nurse has been extremely helpful to us as well. We feel fortunate to be under the...Read More
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Do not recommend this doctor. His office has had medical file,x-rays, and ct scan for 2 weeks. The nurse is still reviewing the file which must be accomplished before appointment is made. I questioned how much time (2 weeks,2 months) after file is reviewed will I see the doctor and was unable to...Read More
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