Dr. Kapil Dhawan, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Dhawan
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

PMA-Pulmonary Medicine, Infectious Disease and Critical Care Consultants

1485 River Park Dr Ste 200 Sacramento, CA 95815

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(916) 325-1040

Dr. Kapil Dhawan, MD is a Pulmonologist in Sacramento, CA. Dr. Dhawan has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mercy General Hospital and Methodist Hospital of Sacramento. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Dhawan to book an appointment.


At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Dhawan

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Dhawan treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Dhawan treats other conditions, please contact the office at (916) 325-1040.

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. Dhawan typically treats 90% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
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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. Dhawan typically treats 67% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Asthma
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. Dhawan typically treats 66% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Function Test
Bronchiectasis
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Check Dr. Dhawan's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Dhawan's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • 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
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intubation
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Dhawan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dhawan

4.4

Based on 7 ratings

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Dr. Dhawan has an excellent bedside manner and has always been 100% professional over the past couple of years that he has been treating me for my sleep apnea!
What went well
  • 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. Kapil Dhawan, MD is a Pulmonologist in Sacramento, CA. Dr. Dhawan has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Telemedicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Awards

Media & Publications

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

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Locations

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Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Dhawan treats patients.

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Mercy General Hospital

Sacramento, CA

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

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Methodist Hospital of Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Sutter Medical Center - Ose Adams Medical Pavilion

Sacramento, CA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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