Dr. William Girard, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Girard
Accepting new patients

University Texas Health Scien Center

11937 US Highway 271 Tyler, TX 75708

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(903) 877-3451

Dr. William Girard, MD is a Pulmonologist in Tyler, TX and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Girard has more experience with Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans medical school in 1972. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Girard to book an appointment.


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Dr. Girard accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Preferred PPO
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PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Practice Areas

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.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girard performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Girard performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girard treats Bronchitis more than 64% of their peers

Dr. Girard treats this condition more than 64% of their peers

Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Girard treats Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy more than 32% of their peers

Dr. Girard treats this condition more than 32% of their peers

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Dr. Girard's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • 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
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. William Girard, MD is a Pulmonologist in Tyler, TX and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Girard has more experience with Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans medical school in 1972. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Girard to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1977
Charity Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
La St U
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1973
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1972
LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
Medical School

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Locations

University Texas Health Scien Center

University Texas Health Scien Center11937 US Highway 271 Tyler, TX 75708
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