Dr. Hector Gomez, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 55
  
Dr. Gomez
Accepting new patients

San Antonio Lung Center

1303 Mccullough Ave Ste 428 San Antonio, TX 78212

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(210) 927-1832

Dr. Hector Gomez, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in San Antonio, TX and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gomez has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Respiratory-tract Conditions, and Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Medical Center and Methodist Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gomez to book an appointment.


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Dr. Gomez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

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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.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 82% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

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

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Gomez performs this procedure more than 88% of their peers

Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Asthma more than 64% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 64% 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.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 87% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Respiratory Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Respiratory Failure more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Pneumonia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 99% 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.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Sleep Apnea more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Sleep Disorders more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 10% of their peers

Dr. Gomez performs this procedure more than 10% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

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

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Gomez performs this procedure more than 88% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gomez treats Bronchitis more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Gomez treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

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Dr. Gomez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • 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 Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection

Dr. Gomez's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Hector Gomez, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in San Antonio, TX and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gomez has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Respiratory-tract Conditions, and Sleep...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

So Il University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1992
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

San Antonio Lung Center

San Antonio Office1303 Mccullough Ave Ste 428 San Antonio, TX 78212
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baptist Medical Center

San Antonio, TX

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

Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Southwest General Hospital

San Antonio, TX

55% Patient experience rating, 14% lower than the national average

Uvalde Memorial Hospital

Uvalde, TX

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average