Pulmonary Doctors in New York City

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gerd_hater
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   Posted 2/25/2013 10:19 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi,

I have had severe breathing problems correlated with reflux (GERD) for a while now.
My PFTs are showing solid PEF numbers, but lung volumes are significantly reduced (70% of predicted)

I am looking for recommendations for best doctors/institutes in New York City as I am not happy with the current state of my diagnosis nor treatment.

I prefer comprehensive specialist centers/institutes in lungs and airways though I will be happy to see any doctor you think is worth the time.

Thanks,
GH

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   Posted 2/27/2013 5:47 AM (GMT -7)   
You can go to www.ratemds.com. This is a peer rated site to find doctors in your area. Good luck!
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   Posted 2/27/2013 11:06 PM (GMT -7)   
I had severe gerd, and well I took a dare from a friend (with doctor supervision) and tried 2 oz Aloe vera juice daily. I noticed in a month it significantly reduced, and I'm warning you... it tastes wretched. I do it for the added benefit of one less med
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RH23
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   Posted 4/5/2013 3:31 PM (GMT -7)   
I see Dr. Smith at the Wellness center in NY Downtown Hospital. I am extremely satisfied with his services. You can also try Allergy and Asthma Care of New York.
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