Dr. Stewart Lonky, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Lonky

Medical Associates Westchester

8540 S Sepulveda Blvd Ste 1010 Los Angeles, CA 90045

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(310) 216-1007

Dr. Stewart Lonky, MD is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate in 1971 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(310) 216-1007

Dr. Lonky accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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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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.

Typically treats 80% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats Asthma more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Lonky performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 72% 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.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Lonky performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats Bronchitis more than 47% of their peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 47% of their peers

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Dr. Lonky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats Asthma more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky treats Sinusitis more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Lonky treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lonky performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Lonky performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Lonky's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Dr. Lonky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lonky

3.0

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Stewart Lonky, MD is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate in 1971 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1975
San Diego Va Hosp-U Calif S
Fellowship Hospital
1974
San Diego Va Hosp-U Calif S
Residency Hospital
1973
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Kings Co Hosp-SUNY Brooklyn
Internship Hospital
1971
New York State U, College of Medicine - Downstate
Medical School

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Locations

Medical Associates Westchester

Medical Associates Westchester8540 S Sepulveda Blvd Ste 1010 Los Angeles, CA 90045
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Centinela Hospital Medical Center

Inglewood, CA

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Marina Del Rey Hospital

Marina Del Rey, CA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average