Dr. James Loftin, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 71
  
Dr. Loftin

Pulmonary Care Specialists, PA

4333 N Josey Ln Ste 207 Carrollton, TX 75010

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(972) 394-2971

Dr. James Loftin, MD is a Pulmonologist in Carrollton, TX and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Loftin has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with medical facilities Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Carrollton and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. He is not accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Loftin to book an appointment.


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Dr. Loftin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
MVP Health Care
UnitedHealthCare
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Background Check

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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Asthma more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Loftin performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 95% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Sleep Apnea more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Sleep Disorders more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Loftin performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Emphysema
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Emphysema more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Shortness of Breath more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Asthma more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Partial Lung Collapse
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftin treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Loftin treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

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Dr. Loftin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Loftin, MD is a Pulmonologist in Carrollton, TX and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Loftin has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other sp...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

Northwestern University Medical School, McGraw Center
Fellowship Hospital
McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern Uni
Residency Hospital
1976
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Medical School

Awards

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Pulmonary Care Specialists, PA

Pulmonary Care Specialists, PA4333 N Josey Ln Ste 207 Carrollton, TX 75010
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Carrollton

Carrollton, TX

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano

Plano, TX

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)