Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 55

Dr. Pomerantz
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Novant Health Pulmonary and Critical Care

1450 Matthews Township Pkwy Ste 380 Matthews, NC 28105

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(704) 384-9200

Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD is a Pulmonologist in Matthews, NC. Dr. Pomerantz has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep Apnea, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Novant Health Matthews Medical Center and Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pomerantz to book an appointment.

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Dr. Pomerantz is affiliated with Novant Health Matthews Medical Center Matthews, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Pomerantz

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Pomerantz treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Pomerantz treats other conditions, please contact the office at (704) 384-9200.

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

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Pomerantz
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Emphysema
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
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Frequency
High
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Very High
Frequency

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

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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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. Pomerantz is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Pomerantz
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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pulmonary Embolism
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Dr. Pomerantz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bird Flu
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Pomerantz accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna HMO
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PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Pomerantz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pomerantz

4.5

Based on 8 ratings

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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (6)
  • Explained conditions well (6)
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  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
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Dr. P is a wonderful person and a excellent doctor. He thinks outside the box. He understands how scary this can be and tries to put you at ease without sugar coating it. He has a terrific bedside manner and will always make you smile. I am lucky to have him on my side.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD is a Pulmonologist in Matthews, NC. Dr. Pomerantz has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep Apnea, and Pulmonary...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1999
Ohio State University
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Ohio State University
Residency Hospital
1994
Ohio State University
Internship Hospital
Ohio State University
Undergraduate School
,

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1993

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Is Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Richard Pomerantz, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pomerantz frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep Apnea, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Pomerantz specializes.

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

Dr. Pomerantz's office is located at 1450 Matthews Township Pkwy Ste 380, Matthews, NC 28105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Novant Health Pulmonary and Critical Care

Novant Health Pulmonary & Critical Care, Matthews1450 Matthews Township Pkwy Ste 380 Matthews, NC 28105
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Novant Health Matthews Medical Center

Matthews, NC

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center

Charlotte, NC

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received