Dr. Michael Ricafort, MD

Dr. Michael Ricafort, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  

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Dr. Michael Ricafort, MD is a pulmonologist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.Read his story

Colorado Pulmonary Associates

1601 E 19th Ave Ste 3100

Denver, CO 80218
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Top Care Areas

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

Pulmonary Function Test
more than 63% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
more than 48% of peers
Low Blood Oxygen Level
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Ricafort's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Ricafort's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ricafort "Dr. Ricafort is originally from Florida, where he completed his undergraduate studies in Neuroscience at the University of Miami. He completed medical school at the University of Miami Leonard Miller School of Medicine, before moving to Dallas, Texas to complete a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis Medical Center/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, before relocating to Denver. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

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*

33  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ricafort has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ricafort's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ricafort to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ricafort's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. RICKAFORT, in addition to being brilliant, and incredibly kind, is also an amazing advocate for his patients. When my insurance would not fund a test, he appealed their decision in person to their board.
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One of the most important parts of patient care is trust in your physician, and I fully trust Dr. Ricafort. He's knowledgeable, he answered my questions in full, he listened to my concerns, and I came away feeling like he cared about my visit and me as a person and not just as another random...more
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There are plenty of office staff...but something is amiss. Person giving breath tests needs better training as to how to give and coax patients for a successful test. Follow up referrals take up to 3 weeks to get. There is a lack of follow through there...don't know why. Couldn't speak to the...more
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