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Dr. Gerald Markovitz, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Markovitz

Dr. Gerald Markovitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Markovitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Shortness of Breath
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Markovitz treats Shortness of Breath more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Markovitz treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Wheezing
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normal

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Dr. Markovitz treats Wheezing more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Markovitz treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Pneumonia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Markovitz treats Pneumonia more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Markovitz treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Markovitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Diving Physical Examination
  • Emphysema
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gerald Markovitz, MD is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1998
UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Wadsworth Va Med Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Wadsworth Va Med Center
Internship Hospital
1991
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Medical School
1987
University of California At Berkeley
Undergraduate School
1998
1994
1992
1991
1987

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Finally a doctor who listens. He is very caring and doesn’t stop until he finds the answer to your health issue
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In this world of quick Dr. Visits and confusion, Dr. Markovitz is a wonderful tropical island. Warm, friendly and caring, he really puts in the time to understand your entire history in great detail. I can't recommend him enough. And what surprised me, even more,? was his follow up. One year...Read More
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Very good doctor. He was on time, took his time and was very thorough. His staff are excellent as well. I had a great experience and would highly recommed him.
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Very thorough. Listens and asks for your input. We are in the early stages of diagnosis and I am confident we will get to a treatment plan that works.
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Dr. Markovitz is excellent! He is thorough, caring and professional.
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