Dr. Ricardo Schwarcz, MD

Dr. Ricardo Schwarcz, MD

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Dr. Ricardo Schwarcz, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Brownsville, TX. He graduated from Universidad De Buenos Aires and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

844 Central Blvd Ste 420

Brownsville, TX 78520

Contact Information

(956) 542-9900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
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Dr. Schwarcz's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bird Flu
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Emphysema
Empyema
Fungal Infections
Histoplasmosis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Swine Flu
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ricardo Schwarcz, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Brownsville, TX. He graduated from Universidad De Buenos Aires and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

  • Universidad De Buenos Aires
    Medical School

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I want to recommend Dr. Schwarcz to anyone who has respiratory problems. He is a fantastic doctor and has vastly changed my life. I was recently diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension and diabetes. I am now on oxygen therapy and doing physical exercise thanks to the encouragement and support of Dr....Read More
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After many hospital visits, no doctor had been able to specifically diagnose me until Dr. Schwarcz saw me. I was about to be sent back home while I had a constant cough and chills throughout the day. Dr. Schwarcz saw me that same day and diagnosed me with Tuberculosis; I immediately started...Read More
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Quiero agradecerle al Dr. Schwarcz y su equipo, por la atención dedicada a mi madre en los cuidados intensivos. Quien ya está en la casa de regreso y muy bien gracias a Dios y a los doctores y enfermeras que la atendieron y cuidaron con tanta dedicación. Gracias y que Dios me los bendiga! Familia...Read More
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Dr. Schwarcz saw me at VBHS when I was admitted for possible stroke. He never followed up on negative results from CT scan on lung. After 2 months, his office called to suggest I immediately come in. When I came in, they said I had to get a PCP referral since 2 months had past. After getting...Read More
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Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage Test HMO
Blue Choice Test
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
UnitedHealthCare
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