Dr. Emilio Gonzalez-Ayala, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 54

  
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Dr. Emilio Gonzalez-Ayala, MD is a cardiology specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiology, cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, and more.


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El Paso Pulmonary Association

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(915) 532-2477
El Paso Pulmonary Association4305 N Mesa St Ste A El Paso, TX 79902
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
East Office1865 N Lee Trevino Dr El Paso, TX 79936
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
El Paso Pulmonary Association Northeast Office9999 Kenworthy St Ste C El Paso, TX 79924
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    • Mon: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Thu: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Dr Gonzalez-Ayala listened to all my concerns and addressed each one. He's very patient and helpful. I'd recommend him to anyone.
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Carlos – Feb 16, 2020
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Hello I have been very satisfied with the doctors cordial and efficient manner. Very impressed for how promptly I was taken care of, not a long wait like at other doctors in El Paso.
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Al Conard in El Paso, TX – Sep 02, 2017
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Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala was very personable during his examination and consultation with me, and he took the time to take a very detailed health history on me, and to explain his review of my CT scans.
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Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Texas HMO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
El Paso First Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold HMO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Superior HealthPlan
Tricare
Triwest
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Care Improvement Plus
CarePlus
Choice
Choice Plus PPO
Community Plan
Compass
Definity Health
Dual Complete HMO-SNP
Empire Plan
Evercare
Fiserv
Freedom Plan Direct
Golden Rule POS
Health Select
Heritage Choice
Heritage Select
Indemnity
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Supplement PPO
Metra Health
Navigate
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Oxford Liberty
PacifiCare
Secure Horizons
Sierra Health and Life
UMR
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

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 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Bronchiectasis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Bronchiectasis more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.

Typically treats 56% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Respiratory Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Respiratory Failure more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Shortness of Breath more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

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Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Pulmonary Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Respiratory Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats Respiratory Failure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cigarette Smoke Allergy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Narcolepsy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Test
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing
  • X-Ray

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gonzalez-Ayala attended Universidad Autonoma De Cd. Juarez, School of Medicine Mexico. His internship was at the University of Miami, Department of Internal Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami VA Medical Center, University of Miami Hospita...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

Baylor College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Tex Tech U Hlth Scis Ctr/RE Thomason Gen
Residency Hospital
1994
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center/R.E.Thomason General Hospi
Residency Hospital
1992
U Miami Med Ctr - Jackson Meml Hosp
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Clinical Teacher award, 1994
  • Outstanding Acamedic Resident Award, 1994
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1994

Affiliated Hospitals

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Las Palmas Medical Center

El Paso, TX

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

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Del Sol Medical Center

El Paso, TX
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Providence Memorial Hospital

El Paso, TX

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Sierra Medical Center

El Paso, TX

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

Sierra Providence East Medical Center

El Paso, TX

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