Dr. Mahmood Yekta, MD

Dr. Mahmood Yekta, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mahmood Yekta, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Hartford, CT. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

290 Collins St

Hartford, CT 06105

Contact Information

(860) 246-0500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Yekta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cough
normal
more than 69% of peers
Asthma
normal
more than 60% of peers
Shortness of Breath
normal
more than 57% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yekta "As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'"
2

Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Bhagalpur Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Conn Htlh Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yekta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yekta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yekta to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Yekta's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Yekta accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Yekta has admitting privileges

Saint Francis Care
114 Woodland St
Hartford, CT 06105
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