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Dr. Roy Artal, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Artal

Roy Artal, MD

8635 W 3rd St Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Dr. Roy Artal, MD is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

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(310) 657-3792

Dr. Artal accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
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Large Group PPO
Choice Care PPO
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Dr. Artal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Artal treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Artal treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Artal treats Cough more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Artal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Artal's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Airway Disorders
  • Alkalosis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Idiopathic Hypersomnia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymphangiomyomatosis
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nicotine Addiction
  • Oximetry
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sepsis
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Snoring
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Personalized, attentive and cutting edge medical care are my practice goals. I am triple board certified in Pulmonary Medicine, Sleep Disorders Medicine and Internal Medicine. In addition to my practice in respiratory and sleep medicine, I have an active general internal medicine practice where I focus on the importance of nutrition and exercise in my patients' lives.


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

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
Medical School
University of Southern California
Undergraduate School


  • Hebrew
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Roy Artal, MD
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After finally getting a sleep study ordered (it took several phone calls to SleepMed directly), I went to Pasadena for the test. While I was there another patient had his four tires stolen from his car, - unsafe area, without security. I waited another month to get my CPAP machine and finally went to Pasadena again to pick it up. I have had the machine 5 months and have received no supplies (parts are routinely replaced after three months) and when I called to get the parts I found couldn't.
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This man is a wonderful doctor, we adored him. Very professional, very bright, kind, funny, spent time with us, had concern for my well being and I would give him a 6 if I could. We feel we have found a real gem. Thank you Dr. Artal. Looking forward to our next visit. Leslie Magidsohn
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Schedule for surgery and my own dr was not associated with cedars Sinai hospital. So i was referred to dr Artal for pre-op tests.I did not have any idea who he was but from my visit (I have great intuition) dr Artal was the best. He was informative, had patience, was caring and extremely knowledgeable. He was great in making sure I was taken care of by a cardiologist to make sure I received the right care before scheduled surgery. ********
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