Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD

Critical Care MedicineFemaleAge 63

Dr. Carvalho
Accepting new patients

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group

1075 N Curtis Rd Ste 200 Boise, ID 83706

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(208) 367-8333

Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Boise, ID and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Washington School of Medicine medical school in 1984. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Carvalho to book an appointment.

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Dr. Carvalho's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Wheezing

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(208) 367-8333

Dr. Carvalho accepts the following insurance:

Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Trinity Health Plan
Altius Health Plans
Altius Health Plans HMO
Altius Health Plans POS
Altius Health Plans PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
True Blue Connected Care HMO-POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Corizon Health
First Choice Health
First Choice Health HMO
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
Medicaid of Idaho
Medicaid of Oregon
Moda Health
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan PPO
Providence Health Plans
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon PPO
Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance
Wise Provider Networks
Wise Provider Networks PPO

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (8)
  • Explained conditions well (8)
  • Listened & answered questions (8)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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She was my first doctor at the VA from 2003-2006. Loved her! Knew I would get stuff done whenever I came in for service.
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James Anderson in Mountain Home, Id – Jul 31, 2017
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Really thorough, excellent interaction with patients
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About Me

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.


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

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


VA Med Ctr-U Wash
Fellowship Hospital
University of Washington
Residency Hospital
University of Washington
Internship Hospital
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical School


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

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What are Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Carvalho frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Sleep Study, and Wheezing. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Carvalho treats.

Where is Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD's office located?

Dr. Carvalho's office is located at 1075 N Curtis Rd Ste 200, Boise, ID 83706. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Paula Carvalho, MD offer telehealth services?

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Saint Alphonsus Medical Group

St Al's Medical Group - Pulmonary Sleep Medicine1075 N Curtis Rd Ste 200 Boise, ID 83706