Dr. James D. Kaplan, MD

Dr. James D. Kaplan, MD

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Pulmonology | Male | 60 years old

I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.Read more

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I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.Read more

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in KCK |
Absolutely brilliant doctor! Was careful to correctly diagnose and treat my severe infection (after I had been misdiagnosed multiple times by other docs, causing much lung scarring). Compassionate, very wise and helpful. I'm so grateful that he took on my very challenging case! I had given up and didn't think there was hope for me.
in Lenexa, KS |
Dr. Kaplan is the best physician in the Kansas City area. He has saved my life multiple times and always knows how to adjust my medications to make my asthma better. I have severe resistant asthma and last year Dr. Kaplan performed a cutting edge procedure called Bronchial Thermoplasty which has reduced my hospitalizations by 70% this year and has vastly improved my quality of life. I would recommend Dr. Kaplan to everyone as there is no one better! I know as I am a RN, MSN myself.
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Dr. Kaplan's Care Philosophy

I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.

Dr. Kaplan'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 Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  •  Malpractice claims in Kansas not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Incompetence
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

    Completed in 1985

  • Residency Hospital
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

    Completed in 1987

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    Williams College

    Graduated in 1979

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Airway Stenting
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis