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Dr. Philip Slocum, DO

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases*
Map Pin Small Joplin, MO
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Philip Slocum, DO

Dr. Philip Slocum, DO is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Joplin, MO. They specialize in Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with Freeman Neosho Hospital, Integris Grove Hospital, Freeman Hospital West, Integris Miami Hospital and Labette Health.

Dr. Slocum works at Practice in Joplin, MO with other offices in Kirksville, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath and Asthma along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Slocum's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Freeman Lung Institute
    1002 McIntosh Cir Ste 4, Joplin, MO 64804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 347-8315
  2. 2
    A T Still Iniv of Health Sciences
    800 W Jefferson St, Kirksville, MO 63501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (660) 626-2293
  3. 3
    Freeman Health System
    1102 W 32nd St, Joplin, MO 64804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (417) 347-1111

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Freeman Neosho Hospital
  • Integris Grove Hospital
  • Freeman Hospital West
  • Integris Miami Hospital
  • Labette Health

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Shortness of Breath
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Asthma
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Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Hypertension
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Embolism
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Atherosclerosis
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Chest Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Congestive Heart Failure
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Lung Cancer
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Partial Lung Collapse
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Eosinophilia
Respiratory Failure
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Sarcoidosis
Sleep Apnea
Systolic Heart Failure
Ventral Hernia
Wheezing
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Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Thoracentesis
Abdominal Pain
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Asbestosis
Aspergillosis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Bird Flu
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Bone Cancer
Brain Injury
Bronchiolitis
Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Bronchospasm
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Bronchiolitis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Common Cold
Cough
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Crohn's Disease
Cystic Fibrosis
Esophageal Varices
Finger Clubbing
Gastric Ulcer
Hiatal Hernia
Histoplasmosis
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Influenza (Flu)
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Abscess
Lung Nodule
Male Breast Cancer
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Septic Embolism
Sleep Related Hypoxemia
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tuberculosis
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1275889826
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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