Dr. Elliot Israel MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Elliot Israel is a pulmonologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Israel accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and one of 63 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: Asthma & COPD, Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests: Single Nucleotide Polymorphism, Airway Obstruction, Bronchi, Alleles, Adrenal Cortex Hormones, Asthma, Genome-Wide Association Study, Bronchodilator Agents

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #13 in Pulmonology

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
High performing in Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1981

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1982

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1982–1985

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAAAI), American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology

Publications & Presentations

Aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease
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Effect of Vitamin D3 on Asthma Treatment Failures in Adults With Symptomatic Asthma and Lower Vitamin D Levels: The VIDA Randomized Clinical Trial.
Castro, M.,King, T. S.,Kunselman, S. J.,Cabana, M. D.,Denlinger, L.,Holguin, F.,Kazani, S. D.,Moore, W. C.,Moy, J.,Sorkness, C. A.,Avila, P.,Bacharier, L. B.,Bleecker, E.,Boushey, H. A.,Chmiel, J.,Fitzpatrick, A. M.,Gentile, D.,Hundal, M.,Israel, E.,Kraft, M.,Krishnan, J. A.,LaForce, C.,Lazarus, S. C.,Lemanske, R.,Lugogo, N.,Martin, R. J.,Mauger, D. T.,Naureckas, E.,Peters, S. P.,Phipatanakul, W.,Que, L. G.,Sheshadri, A.,Smith, L.,Solway, J.,Sullivan-Vedder, L.,Sumino, K.,Wechsler, M. E.,Wenzel

Severe asthma: pragmatic clinical lumping and time for investigational splitting.
Israel, E.,Papi, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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