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Dr. Elliot Stokar, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Stokar

Franciscan Medical Specialists

761 45th Ave Ste 108 Munster, IN 46321

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Elliot Stokar, MD is a pulmonologist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1976 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Dr. Stokar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Dr. Stokar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stokar treats Sleep Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Stokar treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stokar treats Sleep Apnea more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Stokar treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Acute Bronchitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stokar treats Acute Bronchitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Stokar treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Stokar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

Dr. Stokar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stokar

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Elliot Stokar, MD is a pulmonologist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1976 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1981
Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Misericordia Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Misericordia/Lincoln Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Medical School
1981
1979
1977
1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

St. Catherine Hospital

East Chicago, IN

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)