Dr. Luan Nghiem, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 55
  
Dr. Nghiem
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

41 Mall Rd Burlington, MA 01805

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(978) 538-4654

Dr. Luan Nghiem, MD is a Pulmonologist in Burlington, MA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nghiem has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Massachusetts School of Medicine medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nghiem to book an appointment.


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Dr. Nghiem accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Background Check

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Practice Areas

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.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Asthma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Emphysema more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 94% 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.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Sleep Disorders more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Sleep Apnea more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

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.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Emphysema more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem performs this procedure more than 93% 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.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 52% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Asthma more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Shortness of Breath
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Shortness of Breath more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Pneumonia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nghiem treats Pneumonia more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Nghiem treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

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Dr. Nghiem's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • 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
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • 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 Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • 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

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Dr. Nghiem exudes concern, caring, and thoroughness augmented by a superb, warm demeanor supported by competence. My personal health issue turned out to be minor. However, I would return to him in a heartbeat, were I to face something more serious!
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Care Philosophy

We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Education

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
University of Massachusetts School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Vietnamese
  • English

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  • Does Dr. Nghiem offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

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  • Does Dr. Nghiem offer an online patient portal?

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  • Does Dr. Nghiem have free onsite parking?

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  • Does Dr. Nghiem offer weekend visits?

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  • Does Dr. Nghiem offer evening visits?

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Locations

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center41 Mall Rd Burlington, MA 01805
1

Winchester Hospital

Winchester Hospital41 Highland Ave Winchester, MA 01890
2

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Burlington, MA

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

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)