Dr. Douglas Kelling Jr, MD

Dr. Douglas Kelling Jr, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Douglas Kelling Jr, MD is a pulmonologist in Concord, NC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1972 and specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.

200 Medical Park Dr Ste 550

Concord, NC 28025

Contact Information

(704) 403-1307

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kelling Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Partial Lung Collapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pneumonia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kelling Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kelling Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kelling Jr's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kelling Jr to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Kelling Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Kelling doesn't spend enough time with me when I visit his office. I've been going to his clinic too long. He's not a friendly person. But since he will soon be retiring it doesn't matter to him. He will order tests but never explains what they are and why I need them. He comes in the room says...more
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This review pertains to Dr. Kelling, not the clinic. I was in hospital for 15 days & he was the attending. Worst experience with a dr I've ever had. Room visits were 1 minute each day. He opened bathroom door once & had visit while I'm on toilet! I had severe diarrhea. He ordered laxatives! I had a...more
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Extremely disappointed in this physician. This is a MD that did his residency at Duke which is one of the best hospitals in the country and this physician did a terrible job explaining what was wrong with my father. He changed his medications, referred him to rehab, stated that some of his other...more
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