Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD
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Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD


Pulmonology | Male

Care Philosophy

Would help you breathe and sleep better


Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Gastonia, NC. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Eziri is affiliated with Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center, Carolinas Medical Center - Lincoln and CaroMont Health.

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Dr. Eziri's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
Conover, NC |
Extremely intelligent doctor and spot on with diagnosis. However, looks at his computer more than at you, the patient. When asked a direct question about how he would know if my CPAP was at the right setting for me, all he said was "you are compliant." Well, yes, I plan to be compliant but that never answered my question. Also, extremely long waits to see him. Office staff is not knowledgeable about how to space patients shoo there is not hours to wait to be seen. Changing to another pulmonologi
Noted.....Would love to do better if given the option,.
Gastonia, NC |
The wait was over 3 hours each time I went. He had one nurse doing every thing. He needs to hire more help.so his patients do not have to wait hours.
in Gastonia, NC |
The doctor ordered a sleep study eight years ago. He failed to check the bipap machine in the intervening years. He did not check on the status of the sleep apnea problem in the intervening
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Dr. Eziri's Care Philosophy

Would help you breathe and sleep better

Dr. Eziri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Pulmonology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Angioedema
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Coma
  • Diabetes Ketones
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Emphysema
  • Hives
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lupus
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Papillomatosis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Streptococcal Infections
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough


  • Medical School
    University Of Calabar, College Of Medical Sciences

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    North Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    North Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1997

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    College Of Medical Sciences/University Of Calabar

    Graduated in 1981

  • Other Education
    Robert F Wagner School Of Public Service, New York University

    Completed in 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
  • Spanish

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  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Shots
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Intubation
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis