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Dr. Philip Slocum, DO

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 68

  
Dr. Slocum

Freeman Pulmonary Specialists

1111 Mcintosh Cir Ste 302 Joplin, MO 64804
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(417) 347-8315

Dr. Philip Slocum, DO is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Joplin, MO. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, critical care medicine, and more.


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(417) 347-8315

Dr. Slocum accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network 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.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Slocum performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Slocum treats this condition more than 100% 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.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Slocum treats this condition more than 77% 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.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum treats Sleep Apnea more than 95% of their peers

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

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum treats Sleep Disorders more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Slocum treats this condition more than 95% 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.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Slocum performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slocum treats Emphysema more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Slocum treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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Dr. Slocum's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • 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 Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Biography

Dr. Philip Slocum, DO is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Joplin, MO. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Locations

Freeman Pulmonary Specialists

Freeman Lung Institute1111 Mcintosh Cir Ste 302 Joplin, MO 64804
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75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Freeman West

Joplin, MO

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average