Dr. Peter Fort, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Fort
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Renown Medical Group

236 W 6th St Ste 200 Reno, NV 81503

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(775) 982-5000

Dr. Peter Fort, MD is a pulmonologist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.


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Dr. Fort accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 97% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Asthma more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Emphysema more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.

Typically treats 87% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 100% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Emphysema more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Fort performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

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Dr. Fort's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fort treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fort treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking

Dr. Fort's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Biography

Dr. Peter Fort, MD is a pulmonologist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

USUHS
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Wilford Hall
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Wilford Hall Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1992
Wilford Hall Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1991
George Washington U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Renown Medical Group

Renown Medical Group - Pediatrics236 W 6th St Ste 200 Reno, NV 81503
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