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Dr. Yaw Abu, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Abu

Dr. Yaw Abu, MD is a pulmonologist in Belle Glade, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Med Sch U Ghana in 1988 and specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.


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(561) 992-2316

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Abu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu treats Pulmonary Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Abu treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Abu treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Abu performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Abu'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 Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yaw Abu, MD is a pulmonologist in Belle Glade, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Med Sch U Ghana in 1988 and specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Harlem Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Harlem Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Harlem Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1988
Med Sch U Ghana
Medical School
1996
1992
1988

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Dr Abu is kind and patient. He takes the time with you and explains everything. He gives you samples when you need them. I do have a hard time understanding him but I have my husband go with me. He's a very good doctor.
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