Dr. Pushpom James, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology •  Female
  
Dr. James
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Northwell Health

8622 Bay Pkwy Brooklyn, NY 11214

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(718) 372-8402

Dr. Pushpom James, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Calcutta / Medical College medical school in 1971. She is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. James to book an appointment.


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At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. James' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of her peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Sleep Disorders more than 96% of her peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 96% of her 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
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Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Sleep Apnea more than 96% of her peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. James' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Asthma in Children
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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(718) 372-8402

Dr. James accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr Pushpom James has over 30 years experience taking care of patients with cystic fibrosis, premature infants with chronic lung disease, and children with...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1977
Downstate Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Downstate Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1971
University of Calcutta / Medical College
Medical School
Kings County Hosp Ctr, Pediatric Cardiology Kings County Hosp Ctr, Pediatrics
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Northwell Health

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Staten Island University Hospital

Staten Island, NY

55% Patient experience rating, 14% lower than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020)
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