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Dr. John Koostra, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
4.2 (24)
Map Pin Small Monterey, CA
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Koostra, MD

Dr. John Koostra, MD is a Pulmonologist in Monterey, CA. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from University of Ca and is affiliated with Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital and Natividad Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Koostra an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Koostra works at Practice in Monterey, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and Wheezing 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. Koostra's Office Locations

  1. 1
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    60 Garden Ct Ste 220, Monterey, CA 93940 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (831) 646-8570
  2. 2
    Cardio-pulmonary Associates Medical Group Inc. A Professional Corp.
    30 Garden Ct, Monterey, CA 93940 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (831) 646-8570

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
  • Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital
  • Natividad Medical Center

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Shortness of Breath
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Wheezing
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Asthma
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Bronchiectasis
Sleep Apnea
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Emphysema
Interstitial Lung Disease
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Acute Bronchiolitis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Sarcoidosis
Sleep Related Hypoxemia
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Asbestosis
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Barrett's Esophagus
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Bone Cancer
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Histoplasmosis
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Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleurisy
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Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Eosinophilia
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Valley Fever
Ventral Hernia
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Respiratory Management
Thoracentesis
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
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    • Cigna
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    • Culinary Health Fund
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    • Midwest Health Plan
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    4.2
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    About Dr. John Koostra, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pulmonary Disease

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1922058437
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Ca
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. John Koostra, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Koostra is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Koostra. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Koostra.

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