Dr. Hector A. Payan, MD

Dr. Hector A. Payan, MD

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Pulmonology | Male | 35 years old

Dr. Payan attended the Univeristy of TX Medical Branch, Galveston Tx School of Medicine. His training included Internship and Residency program at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in the Internal Medicine Program. His pulmonary and critical care fellowship was done at the University of TX Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Pulmonary Disease.Read more

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Dr. Payan attended the Univeristy of TX Medical Branch, Galveston Tx School of Medicine. His training included Internship and Residency program at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in the Internal Medicine Program. His pulmonary and critical care fellowship was done at the University of TX Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Pulmonary Disease.Read more

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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes (3)
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Procedures Performed

  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Intubation
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis
  • X-Ray

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical Branch School Of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center Program
  • Residency Hospital
    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center Program
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Texas Health and Science Center
  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Payan's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
31 – 45 minutes

Experience with Dr. Payan

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Payan's Care Philosophy

Dr. Payan attended the Univeristy of TX Medical Branch, Galveston Tx School of Medicine. His training included Internship and Residency program at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in the Internal Medicine Program. His pulmonary and critical care fellowship was done at the University of TX Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Pulmonary Disease.