Dr. Ross Michel, MD

Dr. Ross Michel, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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43 y/o
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Dr. Ross Michel, MD is a pulmonologist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Central Coast Chest Consultants

1428 Phillips Ln Ste 203

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Michel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Shortness of Breath
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Cough
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Cough more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Michel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michel treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Michel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Michel's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Breath Testing
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
Emphysema
Eosinophilic Asthma
Fungal Infections
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Biopsy
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Procedures
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Valley Fever
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide my patients with the best medical care possible.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

  • 2005
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Virginia Commonwealth University
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1996
    Duke University
    Undergraduate School
    1996

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Dr. Michel's Reviews

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Terrible telephone system. I couldn't even get through to ask about medicare coverage. Three calls, long inapplicable prompts. I almost went to sleep. New patient line is answered, but it is a general service without knowledge of his profile.
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Horrible experience with staff. Booking an appointment was near impossible. Front office staff rude and inappropriate.
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Dr. Michel first off was especially uncommunicative. After my first visit, without telling me anything, he sent a technician to run me through some performance tests and leave a nighttime blood O2, pulse rate monitor. I used it for one night, then he technician brought a nighttime oxygen...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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