Dr. Dennis Gort, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 73
Dr. Gort
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pulmonary & Critical Care Srvcs

5 Palisades Dr Ste 100 Albany, NY 12205

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(518) 438-4496

Dr. Dennis Gort, MD is a Pulmonologist in Albany, NY and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gort has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate medical school in 1972. He is affiliated with medical facilities Glens Falls Hospital and Saint Peter's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gort to book an appointment.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Gort

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Gort treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Gort treats other conditions, please contact the office at (518) 438-4496.

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. Gort typically treats 71% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Pulmonary Function Test
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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Dr. Gort's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Gort accepts the following insurance:

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
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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About Me


Dr. Dennis Gort, MD is a Pulmonologist in Albany, NY and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gort has more experience with Obstructive...Read more


  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


SUNY Kings Co Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Tucson Hosps Med Ed Pgrm
Residency Hospital
SUNY-Kings Co Hosp Ctr
Residency Hospital
SUNY-Kings Co Hosp Ctr
Internship Hospital
New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate
Medical School


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Pulmonary & Critical Care Srvcs

Pulmonary & Critical Care Services5 Palisades Dr Ste 100 Albany, NY 12205


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Affiliated Hospitals

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Glens Falls Hospital

Glens Falls, NY

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Saint Peter's Hospital

Albany, NY

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)