Dr. Khalid Puthawala, MD

Dr. Khalid Puthawala, MD

Critical Care Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Khalid Puthawala, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonology, and more.

602 S Atwood Rd Ste 206

Bel Air, MD 21014

Contact Information

(410) 638-7544

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Puthawala's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Puthawala "Dr. Khalid Puthawala treats patients with diseases of the respiratory tract and hospitalized patients with complex, sometimes life-threatening, critical illnesses. He has expertise in the diagnosis and management of disorders including asthma, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, obstructive sleep apnea, sarcoidosis, occupational lung disease, pneumonia, lung cancer, pulmonary hypertension, respiratory failure, and pulmonary fibrosis. Dr. Puthawala practices at both Harford Memorial Hospital and Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. Dr. Khalid Puthawala earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at Case Western University in Cleveland, Ohio. He served his residency in internal medicine at New York Presbyterian Medical Center and a Fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at New York University School of Medicine. Active in professionals associations, Dr. Khalid Puthawala holds memberships in the American College of Physicians, American Thoracic Society, and is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians. Dr. Puthawala is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University Hospital. Triple boarded in pulmonary, critical care and internal medicine, Dr. Khalid Puthawala is part of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates Practice of Baltimore."


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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonology

Board Certifications

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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • New York And Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • New York University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Puthawala's Reviews

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based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

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Dr. Puthawala's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I moved back to Harford County after many years in Los Angeles and have had a lot of not-great experiences with mediocre doctors here. I'm happy to report that Dr. Puthawala was the best medical experience I've had since my return. He did a complete pulmonology workup and was thorough, efficient,...more
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Dr Puthawala was the first doctor to figure out that i didnt have asthma, as I had been told for 15 years by several doctors. He was concerned that I never had any relief from any asthma treatments and he thought something else was causing my breathing difficulties and he was correct. After testing...more
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Wow! Dr Puthawala is young, very sharp, straightforward and obviously loves his work. He's a breath of fresh air compared to most of the other specialists we've seen.
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