Dr. Thomas Ence, MD

Dr. Thomas Ence, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
70 y/o
(8)

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Dr. Thomas Ence, MD is a pulmonologist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.

San Fernando Valley Pulmonary Medical Group

18399 Ventura Blvd Ste 245

Tarzana, CA 91356
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ence performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ence's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

47  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • UCLA Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • UCLA Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • UCLA Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ence has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ence does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ence and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Providence Tarzana Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Ence is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Ence's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ence to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ence's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My mother went to see Dr Ence because she's had breathing problem since her 30's! She's 84 now and can barely breathe? Dr Ence's diagnosis? She's a "COUCH POTATO!" How's that for a nice doctor? Not true. She wasn't a couch potato in her 30's Dr Ence. You should not have said that to her and that is...more
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Dr. Ence is an amazing and very caring doctor! The best doctor I ever had. He kept me alive so I could receive my double lung transplant. He is more than a doctor. He is my friend.
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Extent doctor, very caring and provide a lot of attention to patient needs
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