Dr. Douglas Whetsell, MD

Dr. Douglas Whetsell, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(2)
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Dr. Douglas Whetsell, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Fayetteville, NC. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

413 Owen Dr Ste 202

Fayetteville, NC 28304

Contact Information

(910) 401-5688

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Asthma
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing
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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Pulmonary Function Test

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

  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Keesler Usaf Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Keesler Usaf Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Wilford Hall U S a F Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whetsell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whetsell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whetsell to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Whetsell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Whetsell accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Whetsell has admitting privileges

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center
1638 Owen Dr
Fayetteville, NC 28304
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