Dr. Meir Kryger, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Kryger
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Smilow Cancer Center At Yale New Haven Hospital

55 Park St New Haven, CT 06511

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(203) 241-8121

Dr. Meir Kryger, MD is a pulmonologist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from McGill U, Fac Med in 1971 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.


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(203) 241-8121

Dr. Kryger accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

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

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 90% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of their peers

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger treats Sleep Apnea more than 98% of their peers

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

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Kryger performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

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Dr. Kryger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger treats Sleep Apnea more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kryger performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Kryger performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Kryger's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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He wrote the book on Sleep Medicine and practices it as well to the utmost.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Meir Kryger, MD is a pulmonologist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from McGill U, Fac Med in 1971 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1977
Cv Pulmonary Rsch Lab
Fellowship Hospital
1975
University of Colorado
Residency Hospital
1974
McGill U, Quebec
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Royal Victoria Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1971
McGill U, Fac Med
Medical School

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Locations

Practice

Smilow Cancer Center At Yale New Haven Hospital55 Park St New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Centers for Sleep Medicine, North Haven CT and Madison CT

Yale Medical Group Yale New Haven Hospital8 Devine St North Haven, CT 06473
2

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Yale - New Haven Hospital

New Haven, CT

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

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