Dr. Eliseo Antonio Colon-Carreras MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Eliseo Colon-Carreras is a pulmonologist in Lexington, Kentucky and is affiliated with Saint Joseph Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Colon-Carreras accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Saint Joseph Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Joseph Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994–1997

SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 1999–2002

Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Pulmonary Disease

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Antiprotease function of airway secretions in purulent tracheobronchitis.
O'Riordan, T. G., Seischab, L. B., Ying, Q. L., Colon-Carreras, E., Chughtari, B., Palmer, L. B., Simon, S. R.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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