Dr. Frederick Yorra, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 79
  
Dr. Yorra

San Fernando Valley Pulmonary Medical Group

18399 Ventura Blvd Ste 245 Tarzana, CA 91356

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(818) 609-7536

Dr. Frederick Yorra, MD is a Pulmonologist in Tarzana, CA and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Yorra has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York U, School of Medicine medical school in 1965. He is affiliated with Providence Tarzana Medical Center. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Yorra to book an appointment.


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Dr. Yorra accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
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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.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 87% 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. Yorra treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 96% of their peers

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

Pulmonary Function Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Yorra performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra treats Asthma more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Yorra treats this condition more than 82% 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.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 81% 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. Yorra treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 96% of their peers

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

Bronchitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra treats Bronchitis more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Yorra treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Yorra performs this procedure more than 85% 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.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra treats Shortness of Breath more than 95% of their peers

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

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra treats Asthma more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Yorra treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Acute Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yorra treats Acute Bronchitis more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Yorra treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

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Dr. Yorra's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Frederick Yorra, MD is a Pulmonologist in Tarzana, CA and has over 55 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Yorra has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other s...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1972
UCLA Ctr Hlth Scis
Fellowship Hospital
1970
UCLA Ctr Hlth Scis
Residency Hospital
1967
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1966
Bellevue Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1965
New York U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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San Fernando Valley Pulmonary Medical Group

Tarzana18399 Ventura Blvd Ste 245 Tarzana, CA 91356
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Providence Tarzana Medical Center

Tarzana, CA

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)