Dr. John Cox, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Cox
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Centre Medical Surgical Associates

1850 E Park Ave Ste 201 State College, PA 16803

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(814) 237-3470

Dr. John Cox, MD is a Pulmonologist in State College, PA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cox has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mount Nittany Medical Center and Musc Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cox to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Cox

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Cox treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Cox treats other conditions, please contact the office at (814) 237-3470.

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.

Dr. Cox typically treats 99% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Pulmonary Function Test
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Cox typically treats 98% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Cox typically treats 76% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Pulmonary Function Test
Bronchiectasis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Cox typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Asthma
Shortness of Breath
Pneumonia
Lung Nodule
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Cox's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • 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 Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Cox accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
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
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Cox's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cox

3.2

Based on 6 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Cox, MD is a Pulmonologist in State College, PA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cox has more experience with Obstructive...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Duke University Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Health Center of Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
Residency Hospital
1983
George Washington U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Centre Medical Surgical Associates

Centre Medical Surgical Associates1850 E Park Ave Ste 201 State College, PA 16803
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Practice

Geisinger Clinic210 Medical Center Dr Philipsburg, PA 16866
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Mount Nittany Medical Center

State College, PA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

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

Musc Medical Center

Charleston, SC

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)
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