Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 53

Dr. Persaud
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Lynn Ang

10201 66th Rd Forest Hills, NY 11375

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Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD is a Pulmonologist in Forest Hills, NY and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Persaud has more experience with Pulmonary Vascular Conditions and Sleep Apnea than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Long Island Jewish Forest Hills and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Persaud to book an appointment.

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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD is a Pulmonologist in Forest Hills, NY and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Persaud has more experience...Read more

    Specialties

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

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2005
    Mount Sinai Med Cntr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
    St Vincents Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1998
    Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School
    1991
    St John
    Undergraduate School
    ,

    Languages

    • English
    • Hindi

    Awards

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    What are Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Persaud frequently treats Pulmonary Vascular Conditions and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Persaud specializes.

    Where is Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD's office located?

    Dr. Persaud's office is located at 10201 66th Rd, Forest Hills, NY 11375. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD speak?

    Dr. Persaud speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

    Does Dr. Teekaram Persaud, MD offer telehealth services?

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    No malpractice claims found for New York
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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Persaud

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Persaud treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Persaud treats other conditions, please contact the office at (718) 830-1760.

    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. Persaud is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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    Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    Pulmonary Embolism
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    Frequency
    High
    Frequency
    Very High
    Frequency

    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. Persaud is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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    Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    Sleep Apnea
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    Frequency
    High
    Frequency
    Very High
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    Check Dr. Persaud's experience treating your condition or procedure

    Dr. Persaud's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
    • Alkalosis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Animal Allergies
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anxiety
    • Appendicitis
    • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
    • Arterial Line Insertion
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Back Pain
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bedsores
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Bird Flu
    • Bladder Infection
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Boil
    • Bone Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breath Testing
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Bronchospasm
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest Pain
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Cold Sore
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dehydration
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
    • Dyslipidemia
    • Dysphagia
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Essential Tremor
    • Fever
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Ileus
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Insomnia
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Intubation
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Ischemic Colitis
    • Joint Pain
    • Kidney Infection
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Low Back Pain
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Mass
    • Lung Nodule
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Malnutrition
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Muscle Spasm
    • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
    • Nausea
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Overweight
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Pollen Allergy
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyuria
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Prostatitis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Insufficiency
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rash
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Respiratory Management
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Rib Fracture
    • Ringworm
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sinus Bradycardia
    • Sinus Tachycardia
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Ulcer
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Smoking Cessation Counseling
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Swine Flu
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Goiter
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Tuberculosis
    • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Ventral Hernia
    • Vertigo
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Viral Infection
    • Vitamin B Deficiency
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Vitamin K Deficiency
    • Wheezing
    • Yeast Infections

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    Dr. Persaud accepts

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    (718) 830-1760

    Dr. Persaud accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
    EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
    Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
    HealthFirst
    Medicaid
    Neighborhood Health Plan

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    Practice

    Lynn Ang10201 66th Rd Forest Hills, NY 11375
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Persaud is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    Forest Hills, NY

    11 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    New Hyde Park, NY

    65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

    11 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

    North Shore University Hospital

    Manhasset, NY

    69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

    20 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)