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Dr. Nidia Leon, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Female · Age 52

Dr. Leon

Dr. Nidia Leon, MD is a pulmonologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado in 1992 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(210) 927-1832

Dr. Leon accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Leon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Respiratory Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leon treats Respiratory Failure more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Leon treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Pleural Effusion
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leon treats Pleural Effusion more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Leon treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leon treats Pulmonary Disease more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Leon treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Leon's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • 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
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nidia Leon, MD is a pulmonologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado in 1992 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1992
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Facultad De Medicina Alberto Hurtado
Medical School
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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