Dr. Umair Gauhar, MD

Dr. Umair Gauhar, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Umair Gauhar, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Gauhar is affiliated with University of Louisville Hospital and Jewish Hospital.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 310

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 588-4600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Bronchoscopy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 82% of peers
Sleep Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gauhar "Modern medicine is a team work with the patient being the most important member of the team. I like to discuss all possible diagnostic and therapeutic options with my patients in order to inform them about their disease processes and plans of care. This helps them feel more empowered and in control of their treatment, encourages adherence with medical advice and improves outcomes."

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • King Edward Medical College, Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gauhar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gauhar accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gauhar has admitting privileges

University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202
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Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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