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Pulmonology | Male

44215 15th St W Ste 303 Lancaster, CA 93534 Get Directions

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Dr. Young Ko, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Lancaster, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Ko is affiliated with Palmdale Regional Medical Center.

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    Dr. Ko's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
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    Dr. Ko's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Pulmonology
    •  Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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

    Conditions Treated

    • Abscess
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Alkalosis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchospasm
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Cough
    • Emphysema
    • Empyema
    • Fungal Infections
    • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Lung Abscess
    • 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)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Insufficiency
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Valley Fever
    • Vascular Disease
    • Viral Infection
    • Whooping Cough

    Education

    • Medical School
      Chun Nam National University / College Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1973

    • Internship Hospital
      Brookdale Hosp Med Ctr

      Completed in 1978

    • Residency Hospital
      Lutheran Medical Center

      Completed in 1981

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Wayne St U

      Completed in 1983

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Pulmonary Function Test
    • Respiratory Management
    • Thoracentesis