Dr. Klaus-Dieter Lessnau, MD

Dr. Klaus-Dieter Lessnau, MD

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Dr. Klaus-Dieter Lessnau, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen in 1985 and specializes in internal medicine, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

110 E 59th St

New York, NY 10022

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Lessnau's conditions and procedures:

Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Arterial Line Insertion
Autoimmune Diseases
Biopsy
Breath Testing
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchoprovocation Test
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Central Line Insertion
Chest Tube Insertion
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cryptococcosis
Cystic Fibrosis
Emphysema
Empyema
Eosinophilic Asthma
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fungal Infections
Goodpasture's Disease
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Laryngoscopy
Laser Bronchoscopy
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Procedures
Respiratory Diseases
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spirometry
Swine Flu
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Ultrasound
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in very high quality care for my patients. Superdoctor as by New York Times Magazine 2014 Best Doctor as by New York Magazine 2014

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Invasive Pulmonology

Board Certifications

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

Education

  • 1995
    Suny Downstate Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Cabrini MC
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    Cabrini MC
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    Center Of Im
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1975
    Martin Behaim Gymnasium, West Germany
    Undergraduate School
    1975

Languages

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Thanks for teaching me the difference between Fact and Faith: Fact is when any ordinary doctor diagnoses illness in a report. Faith is when good doctors like you give their patients the strength to recover. There are no words to say how thankful we are for the care that was given to my mother...Read More
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