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Dr. Leonard Buccellato, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Buccellato

Franciscan Medical Specialists

761 45th Ave Ste 108 Munster, IN 46321

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Dr. Leonard Buccellato, MD is a pulmonologist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pulmonary disease, internal medicine, and more.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Practices at top hospital . Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Buccellato's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Asthma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buccellato treats Asthma more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Buccellato treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buccellato treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Buccellato treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buccellato treats Pulmonary Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Buccellato treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Buccellato's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

Dr. Buccellato's Reviews

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Left my original pulmonary doctor and found Dr. Buccellato. He was kind and thorough and I would highly recommend him and his staff to anyone.
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Dr Buccellato is very caring, friendly, thorough and concerned. He takes his time and has an excellent "old fashioned bedside manner". He makes sure he answers any and ALL questions/concerns. Also, he makes sure you, as a patient, understands everything. Doctors like Dr. Buccellato aren't always easy to find. Par Excellent !!!!!
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Very special Doctor Professional and very Patient friendly and very skilled !!
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One of the nicest doctors I have ever met. Felt like he really listens and is thorough.
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He is extremely thorough. He is always patient and thoughtful in explaining everything about my problems. I have multiple medical issues and he is great about collaborating with my other doctors in coordinating my care. It is also great that he is funny and kind.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Leonard Buccellato, MD is a pulmonologist in Munster, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pulmonary disease, internal medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Education

Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1998
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)