Dr. Timothy Albertson, MD

Dr. Timothy Albertson, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Timothy Albertson, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Sacramento, CA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

2825 J St Ste 400

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Bronchiolitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Toxicology
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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 California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of California Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Calif Davis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of California, Davis
    Other Education | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Cowens, for the MAB-T88 Sepsis Study Group. Multicenter evaluation of a human monoclonal antibody to Enterobacteriaceae common antigen in patients with Gram-negative sepsis, 2003
  • Poisoning & Drug Overdose, 2004
  • Advances in the management of endobronchial lung malignancies, 2003
  • The presence of a local lung transplant center increases lung procurement rates, 2003
  • Economic implications of optimal diagnosis and treatment of sepsis - work in progress: marginal penalties, antibiotic alterations, and outcome hypotheses, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Albertson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Albertson to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Albertson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Albertson accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Western Health Advantage

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Albertson has admitting privileges

UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817
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