Dr. Stephen Galens, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Galens
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
44199 Dequindre Rd Ste G-10 Troy, MI 48085

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(248) 964-3928

Dr. Stephen Galens, MD is a Pulmonologist in Troy, MI and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Galens has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Galens to book an appointment.


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(248) 964-3928

Dr. Galens accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 98% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Emphysema more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Asthma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Emphysema more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Bronchitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Bronchitis more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 71% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

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-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Sleep Apnea more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens treats Sleep Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Galens treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galens performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 28% of their peers

Dr. Galens performs this procedure more than 28% of their peers

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Dr. Galens' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ventilator Management
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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4.4

Based on 8 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Galens, MD is a Pulmonologist in Troy, MI and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Galens has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other spe...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

University Chicago Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1993
University Chicago Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
U Chicago Hosp
Internship Hospital
1990
University of Michigan Medical School
Medical School

Awards

More Information

  • Does Dr. Galens communicate via email?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not communicate via email

  • Does Dr. Galens offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not offer telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Galens offer an online patient portal?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not offer an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Galens have free onsite parking?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Galens has free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Galens offer weekend visits?

    No, 1 user indicated that they do not offer weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Galens offer evening visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Galens offers evening visits

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Locations

Practice

44199 Dequindre Rd Ste G-10 Troy, MI 48085
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus

Troy, MI

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)