Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD

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Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD

Critical Care Medicine | Female

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group 1075 N Curtis Rd Ste 200, Boise, ID 83706 Get Directions

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It's all about the patient. We must always treat the patient the way we would wish to be treated and provide their medical care to the very best of our ability.Read more

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Dr. Carvalho's Review Details
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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Experience with Dr. Carvalho
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Carvalho's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (7)
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Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Hypoxemia
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Procedures Performed

  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Intubation
  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Idaho.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors
    • University of Washington Teaching Scholar
    • WWAMI Teacher of the Year
    • Idaho Medical Teacher of the Year
    • University of Washington-Excellence in Teaching
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

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Dr. Carvalho'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, Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Carvalho's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Carvalho

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Carvalho's Care Philosophy

It's all about the patient. We must always treat the patient the way we would wish to be treated and provide their medical care to the very best of our ability.