Dr. Leo Ginns, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 74
  
Dr. Ginns

Leo C Ginns MD

55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114

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(617) 726-1718

Dr. Leo Ginns, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(617) 726-1718

Dr. Ginns accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 96% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Bronchiectasis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Bronchiectasis more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Emphysema more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 88% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Asthma more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Emphysema more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 92% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Sleep Apnea more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Sleep Disorders more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Asthma more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Pneumonia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Shortness of Breath more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Ginns' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ginns treats Asthma more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ginns treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ginns' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • 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 Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Ginns' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ginns

2.3

Based on 6 reviews

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cold, impersonal, superior. Should spend his time in research. Well past his sell-by date.
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Biography

Dr. Leo Ginns, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1979
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1977
Ctr Rsch MIT
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1973
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
Medical School

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Leo C Ginns MD55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114
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Lowell General Hospital

Lowell, MA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, MA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)