Dr. Kathy Sietsema, MD

Dr. Kathy Sietsema, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Kathy Sietsema, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Torrance, CA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

1000 W Carson St Ste 449

Torrance, CA 90502

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Asthma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • 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

  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Ca Davis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Wa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sietsema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hospitals where Dr. Sietsema has admitting privileges

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
1000 W Carson St
Torrance, CA 90502
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