Dr. Kapil Dhawan, MD

Dr. Kapil Dhawan, MD

Pulmonology | Male | 43 years old

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Dr. Dhawan specializes in Pulmonology and practices in Sacramento, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Aetna
      • Anthem Blue Cross
      • Blue Shield of California
      • Cigna
      • Health Net
      • Hill Physicians Medical Group
      • Humana
      • Molina Healthcare
      • Tricare
      • Western Health Advantage

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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Dhawan
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (4)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (4)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (4)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Dhawan's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        Under 10 minutes (4)
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      Specialties

      • Pulmonology
      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Sleep Medicine
      • Telemedicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pulmonology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acidosis
      • Acute Pharyngitis
      • Alkalosis
      • Asthma
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchitis
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Goodpasture's Disease
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Abscess
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Nodule
      • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pneumonia
      • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Swine Flu
      • Thrombosis
      • Tuberculosis
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Arterial Line Insertion
      • Breath Testing
      • Bronchoprovocation Test
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Central Line Insertion
      • Chest Tube Insertion
      • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
      • Intubation
      • Mechanical Ventilation
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Respiratory Management
      • Sleep Study
      • Spirometry
      • Thoracentesis

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of West Indies School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2000

      • Internship Hospital
        Saint Agnes Hospital

        Completed in 2003

      • Residency Hospital
        Flushing Hospital Medical Center, Department Of Internal Medicine

        Completed in 2004

        University Of Florida, Department Of Internal Medicine

        Completed in 2006

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Ohio State University Department Of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

        Completed in 2011

        University Of Florida, Department Of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

        Completed in 2008

      • Undergraduate School
        University of California Santa Cruz

        Graduated in 1994

        University Of California, Santa Cruz

        Graduated in 1994

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications
        • Adipokines and Sleep Disorders, 2010
        • Comparison of Drainage Techniques for Biliary Atresia, 2003
        • Epidemic Klebsiella Liver Abscesses in Emigrant Asians: Response to Carbepenems, 2004
        • Successful Resolution of Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome with Antidepressants and Total Parenteral Nutrition without Surgery, 2004
        • Unusual Presentation of Hemoptysis in a Pregnant Patient, Vol 181
        • Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis secondary to Sirolimus in a Renal Transplant Patient, 2009
        • Effects of Intermittent Hypoxia on Glucose Tolerance in the Female, Vol 181

      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pulmonology
      • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Dhawan's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      Under 10 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Dhawan

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients