Dr. Gregory Lenchner, MD

Geriatric Medicine •  Male • Age 70
  
Dr. Lenchner
Telehealth services available

Roxborough Cmprhnsv Wnd Hlng Ct

5800 Ridge Ave Philadelphia, PA 19128

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Dr. Gregory Lenchner, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lenchner has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hahnemann University Hospital and Roxborough Memorial Hospital. He is not accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lenchner to book an appointment.


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Biography

Dr. Gregory Lenchner, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lenchner has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Respiratory-tra...

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1980
Jefferson Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Jefferson Hosp
Residency Hospital
1976
Harlem Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1975
Columbia U, College of Phys/Surg
Medical School

Awards

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(215) 487-4377

Dr. Lenchner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network 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.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats Asthma more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner performs this procedure more than 76% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats Sleep Apnea more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats Sleep Disorders more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition 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.

Typically treats 56% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Partial Lung Collapse
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lenchner treats Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids) more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Lenchner treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

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Dr. Lenchner's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • 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
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • 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 Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

Locations

Roxborough Cmprhnsv Wnd Hlng Ct

Roxborough Memorial Hospital Compre5800 Ridge Ave Philadelphia, PA 19128
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