Dr. Philip Pirtle, MD

Dr. Philip Pirtle, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Philip Pirtle, MD is a pulmonologist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Houston Methodist Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Associates

13300 Hargrave Rd Ste 100

Houston, TX 77070
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Pirtle performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pirtle's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • 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 Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • John Sealy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • John Sealy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • John Sealy Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pirtle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pirtle's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pirtle to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pirtle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Would like to thank Dr Pirtle and his group for all help administrated to me while my stay in Tomball Regional Hospital. Dr. Pirtle has great bed side manners, excellent in explaining how his Group could help on on path of recovery. Yet after explaining to him the type of insurance I have, he...more
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I have been waiting since October of last year to get my cpap mask replaced. After many phone calls to your office and being told it was going to be taken care of! February and NOTHING yet! I find that since Roxanne left, the office does not really care about their patients!
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