Dr. Elizabeth Gay, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female
  
Dr. Gay
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Lung Center

15 Francis Street Pbb Clinics # 3 Boston, MA 02115

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(844) 294-5864

Dr. Elizabeth Gay, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


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(844) 294-5864

Dr. Gay accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
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
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 90% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Asthma more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Emphysema
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Emphysema more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Sleep Apnea more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Sleep Disorders more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Bronchiectasis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Bronchiectasis more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Emphysema
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Emphysema more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Gay's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats Asthma more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gay treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Gay treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Gay's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr Gay is pleasant, attentive, knowledgeable, and sensitive... fortunate to have this wonderful professional in my corner.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Elizabeth Gay, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2009
Pulmonary/ critical care medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York USA
Fellowship Hospital
2006
University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Practice

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Lung Center15 Francis Street Pbb Clinics # 3 Boston, MA 02115
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Brigham Health Care Center22 Patriot Place 3 Floor Foxboro, MA 02035
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