Dr. Shawn Nishi, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseFemaleAge 43

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Shawn Nishi, MD is a Pulmonologist in Galveston, TX and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nishi has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease, Pulmonary Vascular Conditions, and Sleep Apnea. She graduated from UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH / SAHS in 2005. She is affiliated with University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston. Her office accepts telehealth appointments.

Dr. Shawn Nishi, MD

Utmb Health Clinics (uhc) - Infectious Diseases

1005 Harborside Dr Fl 6 Galveston, TX 77555
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Dr. Shawn Nishi, MD is a Pulmonologist in Galveston, TX and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Nishi has extensive experience in...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

2005
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH / SAHS
Medical School

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

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Dr. Nishi's office is located at 1005 Harborside Dr Fl 6, Galveston, TX 77555. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nishi

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

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Emphysema
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
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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. Nishi is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pulmonary Embolism
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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. Nishi is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Dr. Nishi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bird Flu
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Megacolon
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Utmb Health Clinics (uhc) - Infectious Diseases1005 Harborside Dr Fl 6 Galveston, TX 77555
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The University of Texas Medical Branch

UTMB Multispecialty Care Center2660 Gulf Fwy S League City, TX 77573
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