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Dr. Thomas Stern, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Stern

Dr. Thomas Stern, MD is a pulmonologist in Huntersville, NC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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Dr. Stern accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EBS-RMSCO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MedCost
MedCost PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Stern's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Stern treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Stern treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stern treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stern treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stern's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma in Pregnancy
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Asthmatic Bronchitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • COPD-Like Dyspnea
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Granuloma
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Disease
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep Terror Disorder
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Personal one on one attention for patients with pulmonary and sleep disorders.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

Case Wstn Rsrv University Metrohlth Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Med University Sc
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Case Western Res University Metrohealth Med Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Case Western Res University Metrohealth Med Center
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
Medical School
2002
2001
1998
1997

Awards

Dr. Stern's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stern

4.0

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(15)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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Terminal loved one was given the utmost respect, love and cenern to help her transition to in home hospice. So incredibly impressed with Dr. Stern's level of professionalism and genuine care for his patients. Thank you Dr Stern for a transition although incredibly hard....but you made it the best...Read More
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I would NEVER EVER recommend Dr. Stern to anyone. He basically said to me that my daughter was more than likely going to pass away prematurely anyway!! It's not like he even said it with a ounce of compassion, he just said it like it was nothing to him. Yes my daughter is medically complex but she...Read More
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Don't come here unless you have LOTS and LOTS of time to spare. In two of my last three appointments I have waited for an hour past my appointment time to see Dr Stern. No telling how long the wait would have been on the last visit because I finally walked out. It appears that an appointment time...Read More
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Excellent Doctor
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I went to Dr. Stern to discuss my issues with insomnia. He recommended that I get off sleep medications, I was taking Ambien at the time, because of the short and long term risks. I appreciated his honesty and encouragement to help me with my sleep problems in a healthy way. I took his...Read More
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