Dr. Juliette Wait, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female • Age 70
  
Dr. Wait
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

The Oregon Clinic

9155 SW Barnes Rd Portland, OR 97225

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(503) 297-3778

Dr. Juliette Wait, MD is a Pulmonologist in Portland, OR. Dr. Wait has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center and Providence Newberg Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wait to book an appointment.


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(503) 297-3778

Dr. Wait accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Sleep Apnea more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 69% 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. Wait performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Wait performs this procedure more than 90% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Asthma more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 86% 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.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Wait performs this procedure more than 90% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Bronchiectasis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Bronchiectasis more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 85% 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.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Shortness of Breath more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Asthma more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Wait's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • 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
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • 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 Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Wait's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wait

4.3

Based on 8 reviews

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dr wait is the best pulmonalogist i have ever met....she has a wealth of knowledge and expertise that is remarkable. Anyone would be lucky to have her and i am truely sorry to be losing her, but wish her well as she relocates.
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About Me

I love the practice of medicine in general and specifically the specialty of Pulmonary Diseases. 'When you can't breathe, nothing else really matters'. This is a complex specialty that involves the entire body and is a daily challenge to diagnose and to treat.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1978
Yale
Fellowship Hospital
1978
University of Kansas Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
University of Kansas Hospital
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Locations

The Oregon Clinic

Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine West9155 SW Barnes Rd Portland, OR 97225
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center

Tualatin, OR

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

Providence Newberg Medical Center

Newberg, OR

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Portland, OR

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)