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Dr. John Abe, MD

Pulmonology*
4.9 (27)
Map Pin Small Torrance, CA
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Abe, MD

Dr. John Abe, MD is a Pulmonology Specialist in Torrance, CA. They specialize in Pulmonology, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from Hahnemann Universtiy - Philadelphia and is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Abe an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Abe works at Torrance Memorial Physician Network Pulmonary & Sleep - Torrance in Torrance, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath, Bronchiectasis and Pleural Effusion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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. Abe's Office Locations

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    Torrance Memorial Physician Network Pulmonary & Sleep - Torrance
    2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 235, Torrance, CA 90505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 517-8950

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  • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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Shortness of Breath
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Pleural Effusion
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Respiratory Failure
Acute Bronchiolitis
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Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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Acute Respiratory Infection
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Asthma
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Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallbladder Cancer
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Lung Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Hypertension
Sleep Apnea
Traumatic Brain Injury
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
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Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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Respiratory Syncytial Virus
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Testicular Cancer
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Thyroid Cancer
Tuberculosis
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Wegener's Granulomatosis
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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
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    Specialties*
    • Pulmonology

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1578542569
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Hahnemann Universtiy - Philadelphia
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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    Dr. John Abe, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Abe is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Abe works at Torrance Memorial Physician Network Pulmonary & Sleep - Torrance in Torrance, CA. View the full address on Dr. Abe’s profile.

    Dr. Abe has seen patients for Shortness of Breath, Bronchiectasis and Pleural Effusion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Abe on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    27 patients have reviewed Dr. Abe. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Abe.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Abe, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Abe 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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