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Dr. Usha Nayak, MD

Pulmonary Disease*
3.6 (34)
Map Pin Small Buford, GA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Usha Nayak, MD

Dr. Usha Nayak, MD is a Pulmonologist in Buford, GA. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Northside Hospital Cherokee, Northside Hospital Forsyth and Northside Hospital. Dr. Nayak, completed a residency at Henry Ford Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Nayak an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Nayak works at Northside Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, Buford/Sugar HIll in Buford, GA with other offices in Cumming, GA and Dawsonville, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath, Pneumonia and Pulmonary Embolism along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept 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. Nayak's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northside Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, Buford/Sugar HIll
    4700 Nelson Brogdon Blvd Ste 125, Buford, GA 30518 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (678) 456-4947
  2. 2
    Northside Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, Cumming
    1400 Northside Forsyth Dr Ste 210, Cumming, GA 30041 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (678) 456-4947
  3. 3
    Northside Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, Dawsonville
    81 Northside Dawson Dr Ste 305, Dawsonville, GA 30534 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (678) 456-4947

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northside Hospital Cherokee
  • Northside Hospital Forsyth
  • Northside Hospital

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Shortness of Breath
Pneumonia
Pulmonary Embolism
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Sleep Apnea
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Asthma
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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Emphysema
Acute Respiratory Infection
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Chronic Bronchiolitis
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Insomnia
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Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
Sleep Study
Thoracentesis
Abdominal Pain
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Asbestosis
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Bone Cancer
Brain Injury
Breast Cancer
Bronchiolitis
Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Bronchospasm
Burn Injuries
Candidiasis of Lung
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Cataplexy
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Cough
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Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Varices
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Histoplasmosis
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Influenza (Flu)
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Narcolepsy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Central Sleep Apnea
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Eosinophilia
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sarcoidosis
Second-Degree Burns
Secondary Malignancies
Sinusitis
Sleep Disorders
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing
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Closed Endoscopic Biopsy of Bronchus With Robotic Assistance
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Respiratory Management
Smoking Cessation Counseling
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    3.6
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    About Dr. Usha Nayak, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pulmonary Disease

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1548222474
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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    Dr. Usha Nayak, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Nayak is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    34 patients have reviewed Dr. Nayak. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nayak.

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