Dr. Gregory Hirsch, MD

Dr. Gregory Hirsch, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
(1)
Save
Dr. Gregory Hirsch, MD is a pulmonologist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Harbor-Ucla Medical Center in 1978 and specializes in pulmonary disease.Read his story

1955 Citracado Pkwy Ste 301

Escondido, CA 92029

Contact Information

(858) 675-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • National Elevator
  • Sharp Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hirsch

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hirsch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bronchitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Acute Bronchitis
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Hirsch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Hirsch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hirsch "Dr. Hirsch grew up in San Diego County. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from UCLA, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from UCLA, and completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary fellowship at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center. He is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Internal Medicine. He is a Fellow in the American College of Chest Physicians. He has been in practice in Escondido and Poway since 1983. Dr. Hirsch has been the Medical Director of the Critical Care Unit at Palomar Medical Center from 1990 through 2015. He has been the chairman of the Critical Care Committee for Palomar and Pomerado since 1990. He has also been a member of the Pulmonary Committee, Investigational Review Committee, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, Decision Support Steering Committee, Utilization review Committee, and Clinical Practice Council. He is presently focusing his practice on all aspects of Pulmonary Medicine, including bronchoscopy, pulmonary function, COPD, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary infections, and the diagnosis and staging of lung cancer. Dr. Hirsch lives in San Marcos, CA with his wife, and has three grown sons and one grandson."
Less
Read Less

1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hirsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hirsch does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hirsch and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hirsch's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hirsch to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Hirsch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very kind person.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Hirsch
Are you Dr. Hirsch?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Pulmonary Disease
(39)
Pulmonary Disease
(6)
Pulmonary Disease
(5)
Pulmonary Disease
(4)
Pulmonary Disease
(5)
Critical Care Medicine
(4)
Pulmonary Disease
(3)
Pulmonary Disease
(2)
Pulmonary Disease
(2)
Pulmonary Disease
(1)