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Dr. Peter Birk, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Birk

Dr. Peter Birk, MD is a pulmonologist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1977 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(757) 481-2669

Dr. Birk accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Birk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birk treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Birk treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birk performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Birk performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birk treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Birk treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Birk's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • 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 Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection

About Me

Best care treating each patient as the unique individual they are.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1984
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Hampton Va Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
University Eastern Va Hosps
Residency Hospital
1978
University Eastern Va Hosps
Internship Hospital
1977
SUNY Upstate Med Univ
Medical School
1971
Massachusettes Institiute Of Technology
Undergraduate School
1984
1981
1980
1978
1977
1971

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Birk's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Birk

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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This doctor really cares . I would not trade him for the world. Thank you for taking suck good care of me. Truly Tracy Woods.
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Very thorough . Works with you until problem solved. Saved my wife from surgery by identifying the real problem
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No bedside skills.
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