Dr. Vu Ho, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 40
  
Dr. Ho
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Boston Medical Center

1 Boston Medical Ctr Pl Boston, MA 02118

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(617) 638-8000

Dr. Vu Ho, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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(617) 638-8000

Dr. Ho accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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 99% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% 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 78% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Asthma more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Ho performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 77% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Ho performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Bronchitis more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Asthma more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Pneumonia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Pneumonia more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Ho's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ho treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ho treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea

Dr. Ho's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • 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)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Vu Ho, MD is a pulmonologist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

Boston Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Boston Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2007
Boston Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Boston Medical Center

Boston Medical Center1 Boston Medical Ctr Pl Boston, MA 02118
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Memorial Hospital

North Conway, NH

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

Mercy Hospital

Portland, ME

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Mid Coast Hospital

Brunswick, ME

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)