Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD

Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 70

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Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD is a Pulmonologist in Las Vegas, NV and has over 45 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nietrzeba has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Washington medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as MountainView Hospital and Southern Hills Hospital And Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nietrzeba to book an appointment.


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Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

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(702) 737-5864
Lung Center of Nevada - Sunset at Comprehensive Cancer Centers9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 312 Las Vegas, NV 89148
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Nietrzeba is affiliated with Southern Hills Hospital And Medical Center Las Vegas, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (4)
  • Explained conditions well (4)
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  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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DR N is one of the finest Doctors that I have ever had taking care of my treatments - he is always right up front with everything, great to talk with, and always knows what is going on with my complicated condition. I look forward to my appointments..
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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  • Explained conditions well
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I have been a patient of Dr. Nietreba for years. His care and treatments have helped me to have a healthy lifestyle. He is very polite, the ultimate professional, thorough, and caring.
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Dr. Nietrzeba does a great job explaining the medical conditions and the options available to the patient. Dr. Nietrzeba is a kind of doctor that you expect all the doctors to be caring.
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No malpractice claims found for Nevada
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nietrzeba

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nietrzeba treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nietrzeba treats other conditions, please contact the office at (702) 737-5864.

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.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Dr. Nietrzeba typically treats 88% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

Treatments
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Apnea
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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.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Nietrzeba typically treats 80% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Asthma
Pulmonary Function Test
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Nietrzeba typically treats 56% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pulmonary Embolism
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Dr. Nietrzeba typically treats 79% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Asthma
Shortness of Breath
Partial Lung Collapse
Low Blood Oxygen Level
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Dr. Nietrzeba's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Dr. Nietrzeba accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
America's Health Choice
Anthem
Balanced Choice-NV PPO
Balanced Pathway-NV HMO
Balanced Pathway-NV PPO
Balanced-NV PPO
Boyd Gaming Network-NV
Bronze Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Bronze Nevada PPO
Bronze Pathway (Employer)-NV HMO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-NV PPO
Bronze Pathway -NV HMO
Bronze Pathway Guided Access -NV HMO
Bronze Pathway X Guided Access-NV HMO
Bronze Pathway X-NV HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-NV HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-NV HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-NV PPO
Choice (Tier 1 Pathway - Tier 2)-NV PPO
Choice-NV PPO
Gold Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Gold Nevada PPO
Gold Pathway (Employer)-NV HMO
Gold Pathway (Pathway - PPO / Small Grp)-NV PPO
Gold Pathway Guided Access-NV HMO
Gold Pathway X Guided Access-NV HMO
Gold Pathway X-NV HMO
Gold Pathway-NV HMO
Gold Pathway-NV PPO
Lumenos plans-NV
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Nevada HMO
Nevada PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-NV
Pathway /Pathway X-NV HMO
Pathway Guided Access/Pathway X Guided Access-NV HMO
Pathway-NV HMO
Pathway-NV PPO
Silver Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Silver Core Pathway-NV HMO
Silver Pathway (Employer)-NV HMO
Silver Pathway (Pathway - PPO / Small Grp)-NV PPO
Silver Pathway Guided Access-NV HMO
Silver Pathway X Guided Access-NV HMO
Silver Pathway X-NV HMO
Silver Pathway-NV HMO
Silver-NV PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
Culinary Health Fund
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthChoice
HealthChoice PPO
Humana
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana HMOx
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
One Health
One Health POS
One Health PPO
PHCS
PHCS EPO
PHCS Par-Multi Plan
PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Sierra Choice
Sierra Choice POS
Teachers Health Trust
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Tricare South
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
USA Health Network
USA Health Network PPO
Veteran Administration Plan

About Me

Biography

Telehealth visits are available

Specialties

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

Education

1982
University Utah Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1979
University Utah Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1977
University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
University Of Washington
Medical School
1972
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD?

Call (702) 737-5864 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Nietrzeba has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Nietrzeba's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Nietrzeba frequently treats Sleep-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Nietrzeba specializes.

Where is Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD's office located?

Dr. Nietrzeba's office is located at 9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 312, Las Vegas, NV 89148. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ralph Nietrzeba, MD speak?

Dr. Nietrzeba speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Nietrzeba treats patients.

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MountainView Hospital

Las Vegas, NV

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Southern Hills Hospital And Medical Center

Las Vegas, NV

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Sunrise Hospital And Medical Center

Las Vegas, NV

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

Dignity Health St. Rose Dominican - Siena Campus

Henderson, NV

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Summerlin Hospital Medical Center

Las Vegas, NV

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average