Dr. George E Chaux MD Pulmonologist

Dr. George Chaux is a pulmonologist in Los Angeles, California. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Chaux accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests: Interventional pulmonology, Transplants, Hypertension, Lung, Critical care, Lung Transplantation Pulmonary Hypertension Critical Care Medicine Interventional Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994

University of California at San Diego
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1990

UC San Diego Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulm Disease & Critical Care (IM), 1997

Bowdoin College
Other Training, Biochemistry, 1982 - 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 21 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 17 years in Critical Care Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Significant reduction of ATP production in PHA-activated CD4+ cells in 1-day-old blood from transplant patients.
Suviolahti, E.,Petrosyan, A.,Mirocha, J.,Ge, S.,Karasyov, A.,Thomas, D.,Galera, O.,Lim, W.,Jimenez, A. M.,Czer, L. S.,Chaux, G.,De Leon, J.,Pao, A.,Jordan, S. C.,Toyoda, M.

Bronchoscopic lung-volume reduction with Exhale airway stents for emphysema (EASE trial): randomised, sham-controlled, multicentre trial.
Shah, P. L., Slebos, D. J., Cardoso, P. F., Cetti, E., Voelker, K., Levine, B., Russell, M. E., Goldin, J., Brown, M., Cooper, J. D., Sybrecht, G. W.

Esophageal motor dysfunction and gastroesophageal reflux are prevalent in lung transplant candidates.
Basseri, B., Conklin, J. L., Pimentel, M., Tabrizi, R., Phillips, E. H., Simsir, S. A., Chaux, G. E., Falk, J. A., Ghandehari, S., Soukiasian, H. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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