Dr. Oscar Figueroa, MD

Critical Care Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(5)
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Dr. Oscar Figueroa, MD
Dr Figueroa was born and raised in Lima Peru a city of 8 million people and designated in the past several years as ,"the Culinary Capital of South America". After receiving his MD degree he came to US and trained at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo and at the University of Miami in Florida.He graduated in 1993 and has practice in several states like Ohio,Florida,Indiana and Michigan He move to Bluefield to start a solo practice with more than 20 years of experience ,since 2003. , He is married to his wife Jill an RN by education and has 3 children at VCU. He likes to travel and enjoys healthy debates. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians,Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and a Fellow of the American Academy Sleep Medicine

Bluefield Pulmonary Consultants

103 Westwood Cmn

Bluefield, VA 24605

Contact Information

(276) 322-3947

Dr. Oscar Figueroa, MD

Dr. Oscar Figueroa, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Figueroa's Experience

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Dr. Figueroa's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine
4

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • 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)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intubation
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: This was a failure to diagnose breast cancer. the initial momogram was reported as normal but the mamogram was not normal. My attorneys missed the point of the lawsuit and it was too late to change attorneys and my Insurance company advise me to settle out of court.
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.

Education

  • Cayetano Heredia U Peruana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Cayetano Heredia Med School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Med College Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Med College Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Medical College Of Ohio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Miami Jackson Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Fellow Of The American College Of Physiciamsa ( Facp)
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Figueroa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Figueroa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Figueroa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Figueroa to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Figueroa's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Bluefield, VA |
This Doctor is very thorough and has a great bed side manner, his office staff is phenomenal!!!!!
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Dr. Figueroa accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Figueroa has admitting privileges

Bluefield Regional Medical Center
500 Cherry St
Bluefield, WV 24701
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Princeton Community Hospital
122 12th St
Princeton, WV 24740
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