Dr. Vishal Poddar, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 51

Dr. Poddar

Howard University Hospital

2041 Georgia Ave Nw Washington, DC 20060

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(202) 865-6100

Dr. Vishal Poddar, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Washington, DC. He is affiliated with Howard University Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Poddar to book an appointment.

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Dr. Poddar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bird Flu
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chickenpox
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymphangioma
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wheezing

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Biography

Dr. Vishal Poddar, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Washington, DC. He is affiliated with Howard University Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Poddar to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University of The West Indies / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Dr. Poddar frequently treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Wheezing, and Cough. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Poddar treats.

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Dr. Poddar's office is located at 2041 Georgia Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20060. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Howard University Hospital2041 Georgia Ave Nw Washington, DC 20060
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Howard University Hospital2041 Georgia Ave Nw Ste 5000 Washington, DC 20060
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Howard University Hospital

Washington, DC

47% Patient Experience Rating, 22% lower than the national average

1 Award Received