Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 53

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD is a Pulmonologist in Rochester, MN and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Baja California, Mexicali, Facultad De Medicina Mexicali in 1995. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD

Mayo Clinic Rochester

200 1st St SW Rochester, MN 55905
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Dr. Cajigas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cajigas treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cajigas treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Pulmonary Hypertension
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cajigas treats Pulmonary Hypertension more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cajigas treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cajigas treats Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cajigas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cajigas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • 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 Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Cajigas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Cajigas' Reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." 

Biography

Internal Medicine Residency at University of Illinois at Chicago in Michael Reese Hospital

Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine...
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Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Michael Reese Hosp-U Ill
Internship Hospital
1998
Michael Reese Hospital
Internship Hospital
1998
University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1995
Universidad Autonoma De Baja California, Mexicali, Facultad De Medicina Mexicali
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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What are Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cajigas frequently treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cajigas treats.

Where is Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD's office located?

Dr. Cajigas' office is located at 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Hector Cajigas, MD speak?

Dr. Cajigas speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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