Dr. Irene P. Leech, MD

Dr. Irene P. Leech, MD

Internal Medicine | Female | 67 years old

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IRENE P LEECH MD INC
125 E 8th St Ste 100
Long Beach, CA 90813 Get Directions
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Dr. Leech's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Internal Medicine
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Education

  • Medical School
    Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Metrohealth Med Center Pulmonary

    Completed in 1980

  • Undergraduate School
    Boston University, Magna Cum Laude With Distinction, Phi Beta Kappa

    Graduated in 1971

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Tagalog

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonology

Procedures Performed

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis