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Dr. Frederick Nachtwey, MD

Pulmonary Disease
3.9 (7)
Map Pin Small Walnut Creek, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Frederick Nachtwey, MD

Dr. Frederick Nachtwey, MD is a Pulmonologist in Walnut Creek, CA. They graduated from Wash U, School of Medicine and is affiliated with Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and Walnut Creek Medical Center.

Dr. Nachtwey works at Respiratory Medical Group a division of BASS Medical Group in Walnut Creek, CA with other offices in Berkeley, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Sleep Apnea, Asthma and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Nachtwey's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Respiratory Medical Group a division of BASS Medical Group
    130 La Casa Via Ste 208, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  2. 2
    Advanced Sleep Diagnostics Inc.
    2637 Shadelands Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 233-3788
    Monday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Tuesday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Wednesday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Thursday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Saturday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
    Sunday
    9:30am - 6:00pm
  3. 3
    3100 San Pablo Ave Ste 420, Berkeley, CA 94702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 985-5200

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Contra Costa Regional Medical Center
  • Walnut Creek Medical Center

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    Apr 26, 2019
    Excellent. Dr. Nachtwey is a highly-qualified and practical doctor. I appreciate the wonderful bedside manner - he is patient and takes the time to discuss and explain things. I can unhesitatingly recommend Dr. Nachtwey.
    — Apr 26, 2019
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    About Dr. Frederick Nachtwey, MD

    Specialties
    • Pulmonary Disease
    Specialties
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1710901822
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Wash U, School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Frederick Nachtwey, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Nachtwey is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Nachtwey has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Nachtwey has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Nachtwey has seen patients for Sleep Apnea, Asthma and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Nachtwey on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Nachtwey. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nachtwey.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Nachtwey, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Nachtwey appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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