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Dr. Michael Teiger, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Teiger

Dr. Michael Teiger, MD is a pulmonologist in West Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in pulmonary disease, occupational medicine, and more.


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(860) 278-3812

Dr. Teiger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Tricare
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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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Dr. Teiger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teiger treats Asthma more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Teiger treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teiger treats Pulmonary Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Teiger treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teiger treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Teiger treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Teiger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1983
University Conn
Fellowship Hospital
1981
St Francis Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
St Francis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Medical School
1973
Case West Res
Undergraduate School
1983
1981
1979
1978
1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Teiger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Teiger

3.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(5)

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Dr. Teiger & Amy are a great team. Very caring
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Did not like him at all. Gave me the creeps. Would never go back to him or recommend him to anyone.
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He was the best doctor I ever had, I regret moving to Myrtle Beach because no doctor down here can compare with him.When I had problems with my breathing he took me right away and his nurse Amy was great too.i miss him. Arlene Overstrom
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