Dr. Michael Polsky, MD

Dr. Michael Polsky, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 46

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Michael Polsky, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in North Chesterfield, VA. Dr. Polsky has more experience with Pulmonary Vascular Conditions, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Sleep-disordered Breathing than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Johnston-Willis Hospital and Chippenham Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Polsky to book an appointment.


Locations

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond

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(804) 320-4243
Pulmonary Associates of Richmond1000 Boulders Pkwy Ste 200 North Chesterfield, VA 23225
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Colonial Heights2025 WATERSIDE RD Prince George, VA 23875
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Pulmonary Associates of Richmond

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(804) 320-4243
Pulmonary Associates of Richmond Inc1000 Boulders Pkwy Ste 101 North Chesterfield, VA 23225
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ See hospitals

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Interview by phone with Physician Assistant, not the doctor. Found him very stiff & hard to communicate with. Second time dealing with the Physician Assistant & both times have been unsatisfactory. Will be looking for a new group to handle my care.
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Very patient! Conservative with medicine in a very good way. Helped me control my narcolepsy, he is a lifesaver.
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Polsky

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Polsky treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Polsky treats other conditions, please contact the office at (804) 320-4243.

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Polsky typically treats 97% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Pulmonary Embolism
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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.

Dr. Polsky typically treats 92% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Pulmonary Function Test
Emphysema
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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.

Dr. Polsky typically treats 61% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
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High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Polsky typically treats 69% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

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Shortness of Breath
Asthma
Respiratory Failure
Low Blood Oxygen Level
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Dr. Polsky's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Polsky accepts the following insurance:

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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Polsky, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in North Chesterfield, VA. Dr. Polsky has more experience with Pulmonary Vascular...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

2007
Brown University Med School
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Brown University Med School
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Johnston-Willis Hospital

North Chesterfield, VA

Chippenham Hospital

Richmond, VA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Henrico Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Parham Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Retreat Doctors' Hospital

Richmond, VA
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center

Mechanicsville, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center

Midlothian, VA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital

Richmond, VA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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