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

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Top Care Areas

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Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Michel "I strive to provide my patients with the best medical care possible."

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Michel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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