Dr. Joseph Tamez, MD

Pediatric PulmonologyMaleAge 52

Dr. Joseph Tamez, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Roanoke, VA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Texas- Houston McGovern Medical School medical school in 1995. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tamez to book an appointment.

Dr. Tamez

Carilion Children's Pediatric Pulmonology

4348 Electric Rd Roanoke, VA 24018
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Dr. Tamez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Asthma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tamez treats Asthma more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Tamez treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Lung Diffusion Capacity Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tamez performs Lung Diffusion Capacity Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tamez performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Bronchoprovocation Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tamez performs Bronchoprovocation Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tamez performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tamez's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Diffusion Capacity Test
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • PET-CT Scan
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respirator Fit Evaluations
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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(540) 769-0976

Dr. Tamez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem
Balanced-VA PPO
BlueCare-VA
BlueChoice Adv Open Access (Select Network)-VA
Bronze OAEPO-VA
Bronze-VA PPO
Commonwealth of Virginia
Essential KeyCare-VA
Gold OAEPO-VA
Gold-VA PPO
HealthKeepers Balanced OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze with H.S.A-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA
HealthKeepers Bronze-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Catastrophic X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Catastrophic-VA
HealthKeepers Gold OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Gold X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS
HealthKeepers Gold-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers Platinum OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver Pathway OAPOS-VA
HealthKeepers Silver X (via Exchange)-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS
HealthKeepers Silver-VA POS Plus
HealthKeepers-VA HMO
Healthy Virginian
Individual Basic BlueCare-VA
Individual Basic KeyCare-VA
Individual KeyCare HSA-VA
Individual KeyCare Preferred-VA
Individual KeyCare-VA
KeyCare Flexible Choice-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart Enhanced Rx-VA
KeyCare Healthsmart-VA
KeyCare-VA POS
KeyCare-VA PPO
Lumenos HSA-VA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Option I-VA
Pathway Tiered Hospital-VA
Pathway X Tiered Hospital Network-VA
Platinum OAEPO-VA
Platinum-VA PPO
Silver OAEPO-VA
Silver-VA PPO
The Local Choice-VA
Virginia Advantage
Virginia Basic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Tamez's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Tamez, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Roanoke, VA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Board Certifications

Education

Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1998
U Ark for Med Scis-Ark Chldns Hosp
Residency Hospital
1996
Arkansas Childrens Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
University of Texas- Houston McGovern Medical School
Medical School
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What are Dr. Joseph Tamez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tamez frequently treats Asthma, Lung Diffusion Capacity Test, and Bronchoprovocation Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tamez treats.

Where is Dr. Joseph Tamez, MD's office located?

Dr. Tamez's office is located at 4348 Electric Rd, Roanoke, VA 24018. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Carilion Children's Pediatric Pulmonology

Carilion Children's Pediatric Pulmonology4348 Electric Rd Roanoke, VA 24018
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