Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD

Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD is a pulmonologist in Derby, CT and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Dr. Chaisson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaisson treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chaisson treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaisson treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chaisson treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaisson treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Chaisson treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Chaisson's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acute Insomnia
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Drug-Induced Insomnia
Emphysema
Empyema
Eosinophilic Asthma
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
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 Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Procedures
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sarcoidosis
Secondary Insomnia
Secondary Restless Leg Syndrome
Shortness of Breath
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Terror Disorder
Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
Sleep-Walking
Snoring
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Viral Infection
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kathleen Chaisson, MD is a pulmonologist in Derby, CT and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Ambulatory Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

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

Awards

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Wow ! I've just begun a battle with lung cancer. Dr. Chaisson took the time to thouroughy explain my situation. Reviewed my x-ray and CAT scan with me on the computer, and discussed alternative treatment plans. She made it clear that my condition is serious, but, more than likely, not the end of...Read More
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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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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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