Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 57

Dr. Hirschowitz

UK Healthcare -Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

1101 Veterans Dr Lexington, KY 40502

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(859) 281-4900

Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD is a Pulmonologist in Lexington, KY and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham medical school in 1989. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hirschowitz to book an appointment.

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Dr. Hirschowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Wheezing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hirschowitz treats Wheezing more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Hirschowitz treats this condition more than 12% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hirschowitz treats Shortness of Breath more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Hirschowitz treats this condition more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Hirschowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thoracentesis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Hirschowitz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Anthem Essential-KY
Balanced Blue Access-KY PPO
Balanced Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Balanced Pathway-KY HMO
Balanced Pathway-KY PPO
Baptist HCA-KY
Blue Access - UL1 Tiered Network-KY PPO
Blue Access-KY
Blue Access-KY PPO
Blue Preferred-KY
Blue Traditional-KY
Bronze Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Blue Access-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition w/HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway X Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway X-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Catastrophic Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Blue Access-KY PPO
Gold Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Gold Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Gold Pathway X-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Kentucky Employees Health Plan (KEHP)
KentuckyOne-KY
Lumenos Plans-KY
Methodist Hospital-KY
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Norton Healthcare Blue Access Tiered-KY PPO
Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Pathway X Transition (Network - On Exchange)-KY HMO
Pathway X Transition (Pathway X - /Indiv via Exchange)-KY HMO
Pathway X-KY HMO
Pathway-KY
Pathway-KY HMO
Platinum Blue Access-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Blue Access-KY PPO
Silver Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition (Pathway - / Small Grp)-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition w/HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition X-KY HMO
Silver Pathway Transition-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway X Transition for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway X-KY HMO
Silver Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO Plus
St. Joseph's-KY
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-KY
UK RHP-Regional Health Plan-KY
UK-Indemnity-KY
UK-KY EPO
UK-KY HMO
UK-KY PPO
UK-Medicare Carve-Out-KY
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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    Dr. Hirschowitz spent a lot of time helping my good friend understand what his options were and why he was suggesting a specific treatment. He is very caring and knowledgeable, but does not seem to have a complex about knowing at all. So glad the Lexington VA has him on staff.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD is a Pulmonologist in Lexington, KY and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

    Specialties

    • Pulmonary Disease

    Education

    1989
    University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Hirschowitz frequently treats Wheezing, Shortness of Breath, and Asthma. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hirschowitz treats.

    Where is Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD's office located?

    Dr. Hirschowitz's office is located at 1101 Veterans Dr, Lexington, KY 40502. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Edward Hirschowitz, MD offer telehealth services?

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    UK Healthcare -Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

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