Dr. Emil Tigas, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 51

Dr. Tigas
Telehealth services available

Umass Mem Med Ctr Pulomonology

55 Lake Ave N Worcester, MA 01655

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(774) 443-2781

Dr. Emil Tigas, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Worcester, MA and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of the Philippines College of Medicine medical school in 1993. He is affiliated with medical facilities Baystate Wing Hospital and Umass Memorial Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tigas to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Tigas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Tigas accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Biography

Dr. Emil Tigas, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Worcester, MA and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

2001
John Dempsey Hospital of University of CT Health Center
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Residency Hospital
1996
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Internship Hospital
1993
University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Emil Tigas, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Emil Tigas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tigas frequently treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Cough, and Asthma. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tigas treats.

Where is Dr. Emil Tigas, MD's office located?

Dr. Tigas' office is located at 55 Lake Ave N, Worcester, MA 01655. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Emil Tigas, MD speak?

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Locations

Umass Mem Med Ctr Pulomonology

Umass Mem Med Ctr Pulomonology55 Lake Ave N Worcester, MA 01655
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Tigas is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Baystate Wing Hospital

Palmer, MA

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Umass Memorial Medical Center

Worcester, MA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

16 Awards Received