Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Giessel
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond

1000 Boulders Pkwy Ste 200 North Chesterfield, VA 23225

Make an Appointment

(804) 320-4243

Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD is a Pulmonologist in North Chesterfield, VA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Giessel has more experience with Pulmonary Vascular Conditions, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center and Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Giessel to book an appointment.


At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Frequently Treated by Dr. Giessel

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Giessel treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Giessel treats other conditions, please contact the office at (804) 320-4243.

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Giessel typically treats 99% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Pulmonary Embolism
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Giessel
Similar Providers

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.

Dr. Giessel typically treats 99% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Pulmonary Function Test
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Giessel
Similar Providers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Giessel typically treats 78% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Giessel
Similar Providers

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.

Dr. Giessel typically treats 82% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Bronchiectasis
Emphysema
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Giessel
Similar Providers
Hide other treatment areas

Check Dr. Giessel's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Giessel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blastomycosis
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Giessel accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(804) 320-4243

Dr. Giessel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Catastrophic X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers-VA HMO
Healthy Virginian
Individual Basic BlueCare-VA
Individual Basic KeyCare-VA
Individual KeyCare HSA-VA
Individual KeyCare Preferred-VA
Individual KeyCare-VA
KeyCare Flexible Choice-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart Enhanced Rx-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
Pathway X Tiered Hospital Network-VA
Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
Virginia Basic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Giessel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Giessel

4.6

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
88.88888888888889%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(1)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Giessel?
(Select your rating)
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply Flag
Dr.Giessel is a wonderful doctor. He has really went above and beyond for my 71 year old mother whom has COPD. Dr. Giessel really knows and does his job. We both love him a d his staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Deloris Brown and Colena Skelton in Hopewell, Va. – Mar 21, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD?
Reply Flag
Very through and caring. Reasonable wait time. Knowledgeable and efficient staff.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Linda in Dinwiddie VA – Jul 08, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD?
Reply Flag
Dr. Giessel is beyond excellent! Not only is he very knowledgeable but he is also very passionate. Not once do I feel like I'm being rushed out of his office or that he has to hurry up to the next patient. I can ask the same questions or a variant of the same question and he does not change his personality. I would also like to add that he has a great sense of humor! And not to leave his staff out....they are over the top! They quickly learned my name when I became a new patient
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
Jacqueline jamee in Cumberland, va – Jun 28, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Giessel?

About Me

Biography

Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD is a Pulmonologist in North Chesterfield, VA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Giessel has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1984
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1979
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1978
Baylor College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD offer telehealth services?

Is Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD accepting new patients?

Does Dr. Glenn Giessel, MD accept my insurance?

Locations

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond1000 Boulders Pkwy Ste 200 North Chesterfield, VA 23225
1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Colonial Heights2025 WATERSIDE RD Prince George, VA 23875
2
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond Inc1000 Boulders Pkwy Ste 101 North Chesterfield, VA 23225
3
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Giessel treats patients.

Learn more

Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center

Mechanicsville, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center

Midlothian, VA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital

Richmond, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Chippenham Hospital

Richmond, VA

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Henrico Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

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

John Randolph Medical Center

Hopewell, VA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Johnston-Willis Hospital

North Chesterfield, VA

Parham Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Retreat Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
;