Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 50

Dr. Yahwak
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Chest Medicine Associates

100 Foden Rd Ste 103 South Portland, ME 04106

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(207) 828-1122

Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in South Portland, ME and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Maine Medical Center and Northern Light Mercy Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Yahwak to book an appointment.

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Dr. Yahwak's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • 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
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Yahwak accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Access Blue New England, Blue New England-ME HMO
Balanced Blue Choice-ME PPO
Balanced Pathway-ME HMO
Blue Choice Chamber-ME PPO
Blue Choice-ME PPO
BlueChoice-ME PPO
Bronze (HMO Maine) POS
Bronze (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Bronze (Pathway)-ME POS
Bronze Blue Choice Chamber w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Bronze Blue Choice w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Bronze Blue Choice-ME PPO
Bronze Maine HMO
Bronze Maine Plus w/HSA HMO
Bronze Pathway Plus w/HSA-ME HMO
Bronze Pathway-ME HMO
Bronze w/HSA (HMO Maine) POS
Bronze w/HSA (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Bronze w/HSA (Pathway)-ME POS
Bronze X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Bronze X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Bronze X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Bronze X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Bronze X w/ HSA (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Bronze X w/HSA (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Bronze X w/HSA (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Bronze X w/HSA (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Catastrophic (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Catastrophic (Pathway)-ME POS
Catastrophic X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Catastrophic X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Catastrophic X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Catastrophic X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Choice-ME HMO
Gold (HMO Maine) POS
Gold (Pathway Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Gold (Pathway Network)-ME POS
Gold Blue Choice Chamber-ME PPO Plus
Gold Blue Choice-ME PPO
Gold Maine HMO
Gold Pathway-ME HMO
Gold X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Gold X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Gold X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Gold X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
HMO Maine-ME POS
Lumenos Group Plans-ME
Maine HMO
Maine Tiered Options Chamber-ME HMO
Maine Tiered Options-ME HMO
MaineHealth Healthy HMO
MaineHealth Healthy Saver
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Chamber-ME HMO
Pathway Enhanced Network-ME HMO
Pathway Enhanced-ME
Pathway Network-ME POS
Pathway X Enhanced Network-ME HMO
Pathway X Enhanced-ME
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Pathway X Network-ME POS
Pathway X-ME
Pathway-ME
Pathway-ME HMO
Platinum Blue Choice-ME PPO
Platinum Pathway-ME HMO
Silver (HMO Maine) POS
Silver (Pathway Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Silver (Pathway Network)-ME POS
Silver Blue Choice Chamber-ME PPO Plus
Silver Blue Choice w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Silver Blue Choice-ME PPO
Silver Maine HMO
Silver Maine Plus HMO
Silver Pathway Chamber Plus w/H.S.A-ME HMO
Silver Pathway Chamber Plus-ME HMO
Silver Pathway Plus w/HSA-ME HMO
Silver Pathway-ME HMO
Silver w/HSA (HMO Maine ) POS
Silver X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Silver X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Silver X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Silver X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Yahwak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yahwak

3.4

Based on 11 ratings

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (3)
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I had seen 2 other doctors about my condition. Neither doctor seemed to care that I was getting sicker and sicker. Finally I saw Dr. Yahwak. He took time to listen to me. He didn’t rush me. He even gave me his email for direct contact! He scheduled surgery for the next week . I had been dealing with the other doctors for months with no help. I highly recommend Dr. Yahwak!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in South Portland, ME and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1999
Maine Med Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Creighton University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Yahwak has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Yahwak frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Wheezing, and Shortness of Breath. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Yahwak treats.

Where is Dr. Jason Yahwak, MD's office located?

Dr. Yahwak's office is located at 100 Foden Rd Ste 103, South Portland, ME 04106. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Chest Medicine Associates

Chest Medicine Associates PA100 Foden Rd Ste 103 South Portland, ME 04106
1

Mercy Pulmonary Critical Care

Portland Office144 State St Portland, ME 04101
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Yahwak is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Maine Medical Center

Portland, ME

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Northern Light Mercy Hospital

Portland, ME

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Southern Maine Health Care

Biddeford, ME

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

1 Award Received