Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD

Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(7)
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Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Derby, CT. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

130 Division St

Derby, CT 06418

Contact Information

(203) 732-7573

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • CorVel
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Ambulatory Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Diagnostics
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Insomnia
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Narcolepsy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Primary Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Secondary Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Terror Disorder
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Snoring
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Easton Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chaisson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaisson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaisson to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chaisson's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Oxford,CT |
Dr Chiasson is very knowledgable, skillful and compassionate. She goes above and beyond to care for her patients. She is mine and my dad's Pulmonologist. I have referred her to anyone needing this specialty.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chaisson accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Connecticare
  • CorVel
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Prudential
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
  • Value Options
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Chaisson has admitting privileges

Griffin Hospital
130 Division St
Derby, CT 06418
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