Dr. Urmila Shivaram, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female • Age 65
  
Dr. Shivaram
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Utopia Heart Care

21116 UNION TPKE Oakland Gardens, NY 11364

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Dr. Urmila Shivaram, MD is a Pulmonologist in Oakland Gardens, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shivaram has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing and Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Govt Med Coll, Mysore U medical school in 1976. She is affiliated with Long Island Jewish Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shivaram to book an appointment.


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One of the most caring doctors I've ever met. Added bonus is that she focuses on prevention through healthy lifestyle and diet rather than just prescriptions!
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Biography

Dr. Urmila Shivaram, MD is a Pulmonologist in Oakland Gardens, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Shivaram has more experience with Sleep-disordered Breathing and Obstructive Lung Disease than other specialists in her a...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1983
Queens Hosp Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Cath Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1980
Joint Dis Hosp
Residency Hospital
1979
Joint Dis Hosp
Internship Hospital
1976
Govt Med Coll, Mysore U
Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

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(718) 217-0500

Dr. Shivaram accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

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.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram treats Sleep Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram treats Sleep Apnea more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram performs this procedure more than 65% of their peers

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 89% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram treats Asthma more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shivaram treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Shivaram treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Check Dr. Shivaram's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Shivaram's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Locations

Utopia Heart Care

Utopia Heart Care21116 UNION TPKE Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
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