Dr. James Sosnowchik, MD

Dr. James Sosnowchik, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. James Sosnowchik, MD is a pulmonologist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pulmonary disease, sleep medicine, and more.

2022 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr # Acc

Birmingham, AL 35209

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sosnowchik's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sosnowchik treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sosnowchik treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sosnowchik treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sosnowchik treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sosnowchik treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sosnowchik treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Sosnowchik's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • 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)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Sosnowchik, MD is a pulmonologist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pulmonary disease, sleep medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1983
Duke University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Duke University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Duke University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
Ohio State University
Undergraduate School
1983
1981
1979
1978
1975

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Dr. Sosnowchik's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sosnowchik

3.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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My visit with Dr. Snow was wonderful. He was extremely reassuring and informative and took the time to answer all my questions. He made sure I felt comfortable about my treatment plan. The front staff was super friendly. His nurse was kind.
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He picked his nose twice.
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