Dr. James Hsu, MD

Dr. James Hsu, MD

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Pulmonology  |  
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55 y/o
(15)

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Dr. James Hsu, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.Read his story

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9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 312

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS

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Top Care Areas

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Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Hsu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hsu "Dr. James Hsu graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals. His Pulmonary fellowship was completed at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicine. He is a Fellow of the College of Chest Physicians. He has been in practice since 1997."
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Utah, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Utah Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Utah Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hsu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hsu does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hsu and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hsu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hsu to family and friends
4.4
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hsu's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Las Vegas NV |
I live approximately 26 miles from Dr. Hsu's office. I recently relocated to Las Vegas and was in need of a Pulmonologist. Dr. Hsu's office was the only one I could get an immediate appt. (due to a cancellation- I'm thankful). My original plan was to subsequently find a pulmonologist closer to my...more
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Hello Marian, Thank you for taking the time to give us a 5-star rating a write such a positive review. Patient care and satisfaction are very important to us, so hearing your feedback is greatly appreciated....more
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Dr. Hsu is kind, considerate and takes his time with patients. We had to wait a long while to get an appointment the first time but he has been worth the wait. His office staff is great.
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Thank you for the 5-star rating. We are so happy to hear about the positive experience you've had while under the care of Dr. Hsu. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hsu accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Teachers Health Trust
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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