Dr. Richard Zuwallack, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 76

Dr. Zuwallack
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Telehealth services available

Trinity Health Of New England

114 Woodland St Hartford, CT 06105

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Dr. Richard Zuwallack, MD is a Pulmonologist in Hartford, CT and has over 50 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Zuwallack has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea than other specialists in his area. He graduated from New York Medical College medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zuwallack to book an appointment.

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I’m 68 and Dr. Zuwallack is the best doctor I have gone to. He is patient, thorough and has helped me with issues not discover by GP.
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He was thorough and very personable. Also prompt responses to my need/questions via messages left for him.
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The office staff was friendly and very professional Dr. Zuwallack was very detail in his diagnosis as well as plans for treatment.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Education

1971
New York Medical College
Medical School

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

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

Dr. Zuwallack frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Zuwallack specializes.

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

Dr. Zuwallack's office is located at 114 Woodland St, Hartford, CT 06105. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Zuwallack

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Zuwallack treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Zuwallack treats other conditions, please contact the office at (860) 714-4045.

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

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Asthma
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Bronchiectasis
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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. Zuwallack is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Sleep Study
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Dr. Zuwallack's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lipomas
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Locations

Trinity Health Of New England

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center114 Woodland St Hartford, CT 06105
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Practice

1000 Asylum Ave Ste 2109a Hartford, CT 06105
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