Dr. Lee Rusakow, MD
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Pediatric Pulmonology | Male

Biography

Dr. Lee Rusakow, MD is a pediatric pulmonology doctor who practices in Denver, CO. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Rusakow is affiliated with The Medical Center of Aurora, Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center and Rose Medical Center.

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    Dr. Rusakow's Reviews

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    4
    based on 12 total surveys (2 with reviews)
    Dr. Rusakow's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (2)
    Castle Rock |
    Dr. R. was great. He really takes the time to go through the level of detail needed to do an accurate diagnosis and goes over the information we needed. He was a bit late for our appointments but it's because he takes the time to spend with each patient that is needed instead of rushing to the next one. Our son was diagnosed with a very rare lung condition called NEHI (neuroendocrine hyperplasia in infancy) and Dr. R. was on top of it from the beginning. We're very grateful for his work.
    Denver, CO |
    Ugggh, its an arrow to my heart, this incredible, and kind to my child physician doesn't have a higher rating. He is comprehensive. To say the least. Takes time, and notes, refers to the best. If it is YOUR kid, you want this doctor. My child is severely autistic, a former 20 oz preemie, so I know what a great doc is like.
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    Dr. Rusakow's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
    •  Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Board Certifications

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    • Pediatric Pulmonology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Asthma
    • Asthma in Children
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Pneumonia
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Wheezing

    Education

    • Medical School
      New York University School of Medicine

      Graduated in 1986

    • Internship Hospital
      Albert Einstein College Med

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      Montefiore Medical Center-Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Children's Hospital

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Pediatric Pulmonology

    Procedures Performed

    • Bronchoscopy
    • Pulmonary Function Test