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Dr. James Caplan, MD

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Pulmonology | Male

Biography

Dr. James Caplan, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Beverly Hills, CA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Caplan is affiliated with Cedars - Sinai Medical Center.

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    Dr. Caplan's Performance
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    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
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    • Time well spent
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    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
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    Dr. Caplan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Cough
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • 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
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Insufficiency
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Tuberculosis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Viral Infection
    • Wheezing

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1976

    • Residency Hospital
      Cedars Sinai Med Center

      Completed in 1979

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Cedars Sinai Med Center

      Completed in 1981

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Pulmonology
    • Internal Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Bronchoscopy