Dr. Bruce Kenneth Bacot MD Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Bruce Bacot is a pediatric pulmonologist in Asheville, North Carolina. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Bacot accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Pulmonologist: General Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatric Sleep Medicine

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Medical Education, ADHD, Pediatric Immumology, Obesity, Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Mission Hospital

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1984

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1988–1991

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Pediatric Pulmonology, 1991–1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 23 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 1 years in Pediatric Pulmonology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

NC State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of high-dose intravenous immunoglobulin for oral corticosteroid-dependent asthma.
Kishiyama, J. L., Valacer, D., Cunningham-Rundles, C., Sperber, K., Richmond, G. W., Abramson, S., Glovsky, M., Stiehm, R., Stocks, J., Rosenberg, L., Shames, R. S., Corn, B., Shearer, W. T., Bacot, B., DiMaio, M., Tonetta, S., Adelman, D. C.

Objective measures of allergic disease in children with human immunodeficiency virus infection.
Bacot, B. K., Paul, M. E., Navarro, M., Abramson, S. L., Kline, M. W., Hanson, I. C., Rosenblatt, H. M., Shearer, W. T.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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