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Dr. Deren Sinkowitz, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Sinkowitz

Dr. Deren Sinkowitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1983 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


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(310) 378-8900

Dr. Sinkowitz accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sinkowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Emphysema
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sinkowitz treats Emphysema more than 100% of his peers

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

Cough
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very high

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Dr. Sinkowitz treats Cough more than 100% of his peers

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

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sinkowitz treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Sinkowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • 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
  • Fungal Infections
  • 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 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
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Deren Sinkowitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1983 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Education

Harbor UCLA Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
Wadsworth Va Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
New York Medical College
Medical School
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Sinkowitz's Reviews

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3.6

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