Dr. Michael Makary, MD

Dr. Michael Makary, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Michael Makary, MD is a pulmonologist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from TX TECH UNIV HLTH SCI CTR SCH OF MED in 2006 and specializes in pulmonary disease.Read his story

3600 Gaston Ave Ste 806

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(214) 824-8521

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Smoking Cessation Counseling
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Makary's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Makary "Dr. Makary was born in Lubbock, Texas and grew up in the DFW area. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center College of Medicine's MD/MBA program in 2006. He attended The University of Alabama at Birmingham for post-graduate training including a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. He returned home to Dallas and joined Texas Lung Center in 2015. Dr. Makary specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma, COPD, interstitial lung disease, and lung cancer. He performs various interventional pulmonary procedures such as endobronchial ultrasound. Dr. Makary is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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  • The University of Texas at Dallas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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