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Pulmonology

Wissam Chatila, MD, PhD

Specialties

Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine, Critical Care

4.8
42 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Airway disorders
  • Alpha-1
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Sleep medicine
Education
  • MD, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Training
  • Fellowship, Sleep Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Maryland General Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Board Certification
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
Memberships
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
Awards and Honors
  • Bridgeport Hospital Research Award
  • Physician of the Year, National Republican Congressional Committee’s Physicians Advisory Board
  • Faculty Development Research Award

Additional Information
Improving the health-related quality of life is my goal when dealing with patients. It starts with them having a pleasant experience in my clinic, by accommodating their medical needs to the best of my ability, and ends by having a comprehensive evaluation of their illnesses in order to take care of them holistically and not just by prescribing a pill or an inhaler for a specific disease. While some diseases may be specific to one organ in our body and may be addressed simplistically with a drug, but due to the complexities of our bodies and having multiple concurrent diseases, especially with aging, there is tremendous interaction between the various organs/diseases that need to be addressed in order to have a positive impact on the general health of the patient; that’s my specialty.

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Office Locations

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 215-707-6867

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42 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

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OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.7
Provider expl in way you understand
4.8
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
May 31, 2019

This was my first visit, and it as a very satisfactory one in all areas.

5.0
March 20, 2019

Very good experience, I was in and out in about 25 mins.

5.0
November 24, 2018

very experienced doctor was very easy to talk too

Office Locations

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 215-707-6867