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Dr. Jay Heidecker, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
4.6 (16)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Jay Heidecker, MD

Dr. Jay Heidecker, MD is a Pulmonologist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 24 years of experience. They graduated from University of South Alabama Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine and is affiliated with Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham and Northwest Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Heidecker an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Heidecker works at Birmingham Pulmonary Group in Birmingham, AL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Heidecker's Office Locations

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    Birmingham Pulmonary Group
    2660 10th Ave S Ste 528, Birmingham, AL 35205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 933-9258

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  • Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham
  • Northwest Medical Center

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    4.6
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    Based on 16 ratings
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    • Pulmonary Disease

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    • 24 years of experience
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    • 1609817675
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    Medical Education
    • University of South Alabama Frederick P. Whiddon College of Medicine
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    Dr. Jay Heidecker, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Heidecker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Heidecker works at Birmingham Pulmonary Group in Birmingham, AL. View the full address on Dr. Heidecker’s profile.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Heidecker. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Heidecker.

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