Dr. Willane Krell, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female • Age 66
  
Dr. Krell
Accepting new patients

Wayne State University Phys Grp

4201 Saint Antoine St Ste 5a Detroit, MI 48201

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(313) 745-4525

Dr. Willane Krell, MD is a Pulmonologist in Detroit, MI and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Krell has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Wayne State U, School of Medicine medical school in 1979. She is affiliated with medical facilities Detroit Receiving Hospital and Harper University Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has not yet indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Krell to book an appointment.


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Dr. Krell accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna PPO
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Preferred PPO
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Practice Areas

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 4 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Asthma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Krell performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

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 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Sleep Disorders more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Sleep Apnea more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 85% 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 53% 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. Krell treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Krell performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Emphysema
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Emphysema more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 79% 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 53% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Asthma more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Respiratory Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Respiratory Failure more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Krell treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Krell treats Pneumonia more than 93% of their peers

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

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Dr. Krell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • 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
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Willane Krell, MD is a Pulmonologist in Detroit, MI and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Krell has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other speci...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1985
Mayo Clinic-Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Wayne State U Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1980
Wayne State U Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1979
Wayne State U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Wayne State University Phys Grp

Affiliated Internists, PC4201 Saint Antoine St Ste 5a Detroit, MI 48201
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Detroit Receiving Hospital

Detroit, MI

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

Harper University Hospital

Detroit, MI

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)