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Dr. Michael Como, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Como

Nassau Chest Physicians PC

233 E Shore Rd Ste 112 Great Neck, NY 11023

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Dr. Michael Como, MD is a pulmonologist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


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(516) 482-7810

Dr. Como accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
Medicaid
National Elevator
POMCO Group
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Como's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Emphysema
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Como treats Emphysema more than 100% of his peers

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

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Como treats Asthma more than 98% of his peers

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Como's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • 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)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • 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 Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Como, MD is a pulmonologist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Montifore Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
Residency Hospital
1997
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
Chief Of Critical Care
Chief Of Medical Informatics
1997

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Como's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Como

3.4

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Outstanding and compassionate really gave me a lot of attention.
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Long, long wait over 1 1/2 to 2 hours for the entire visit for 5 minutes of discussion. Crazy.
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