Dr. Richard Milchak, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 51

Dr. Milchak
Accepting new patients

Uchealth Pulmonology Clinic - Loveland

2500 Rocky Mountain Ave Ste 300 Loveland, CO 80538

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(970) 619-6100

Dr. Richard Milchak, MD is a Pulmonologist in Loveland, CO and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Milchak has more experience with Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Neoplasms than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Nevada School of Medicine medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Colorado Plains Medical Center and Medical Center Of The Rockies. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Milchak to book an appointment.

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Dr. Milchak is affiliated with Medical Center Of The Rockies Loveland, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Milchak

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Milchak treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Milchak treats other conditions, please contact the office at (970) 619-6100.

Sleep Apnea

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 Apnea specialists.

Dr. Milchak is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Milchak
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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Normal
Frequency
High
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Very High
Frequency

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. Milchak is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Pulmonary Neoplasms

Pulmonary oncology focuses on the management and treatment of lung cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pulmonary Neoplasms specialists.

Dr. Milchak is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Neoplasms. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Lung Cancer
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Check Dr. Milchak's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Milchak's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Milchak accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Pathway-CO EPO
Balanced Pathway-CO HMO
Balanced-CO PPO
Blue Priority-CO PPO
Bronze Colorado PPO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Bronze Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Bronze Pathway-CO EPO
Catastrophic (Individual)-CO PPO
Catastrophic Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
CO Pathway (Select Network)-CO
Colorado College-CO
Colorado HMO
Colorado POS
Colorado PPO
CSU Fort Collins-CO
CU Health Plan - Extended-CO
CU Health Plan - High Deductible/HSA Compatible-CO
CU Health Plan - Medicare-CO
CU Health Plans Exclusive-CO HMO
Gold Colorado PPO
Gold Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Gold Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Gold Pathway-CO EPO
Healthy Support 1-CO PPO
Healthy Support with HSA 1-CO PPO
Indemnity (Traditional)-CO
Lumenos plans-CO
Lumenos-CO PPO
MediBlue Plus-CO HMO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-CO
Pathway PPO/EPO-CO
Pathway-CO HMO
Platinum Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Platinum Pathway-CO EPO
Platinum-CO PPO
Silver Pathway (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway (Pathway / Small Grp)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA-CO EPO
Silver Pathway X (Pathway / Individual)-CO HMO
Silver Pathway-CO EPO
Silver-CO PPO
Traditional Network-CO
University of Colorado Extended PPO
University of Colorado High Deductible PPO
University of Colorado Medicare-CO
WellChoice - C (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - C-CO
WellChoice - H (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - H-CO
WellChoice - U (Select Network)-CO
WellChoice - U-CO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Milchak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Milchak

4.5

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I have the utmost faith and confidence in Dr. Milchak and his office staff. Every visit is scheduled timely, the nurses are extremely helpful, and Dr. Milchak always takes his time to answer every question.
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I've moved to Colorado and needed to find a pulmonary Doctor. I was very reluctant as I absolutely loved my pulmonary Doctor in Nebraska. I had my first appointment with Dr Milchak, his bedside manner was excellent took the time to answer my questions and explained everything clearly to me!! I am very fortunate to have found such an excellent pulmonary Doctor and would recommend hm to anyone needing to see a pulmonary specialist!!
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Dr Milchak truly cares about his patients far more than other similar doctors in the area. So happy we switched to his care. Very thankful for everything he has done.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Milchak, MD is a Pulmonologist in Loveland, CO and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Milchak has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

2006
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Univ of AZ
Residency Hospital
2001
Univ of AZ MC
Internship Hospital
2000
University of Nevada School of Medicine
Medical School
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What are Dr. Richard Milchak, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Milchak frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Neoplasms. See all practice areas where Dr. Milchak specializes.

Where is Dr. Richard Milchak, MD's office located?

Dr. Milchak's office is located at 2500 Rocky Mountain Ave Ste 300, Loveland, CO 80538. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Uchealth Pulmonology Clinic - Loveland2500 Rocky Mountain Ave Ste 300 Loveland, CO 80538
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Colorado Plains Medical Center1000 Lincoln St Fort Morgan, CO 80701
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Milchak is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Colorado Plains Medical Center

Fort Morgan, CO

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

Medical Center Of The Rockies

Loveland, CO

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Poudre Valley Hospital

Fort Collins, CO

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

27 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)