Dr. Lester N Ploss MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Lester Ploss is a pulmonologist in Freeport, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercy Medical Center and South Nassau Communities Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 56 years. He is one of 20 doctors at Mercy Medical Center and one of 13 at South Nassau Communities Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Clinical Interests: Pulmonology and Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1954 - 1955

VA Medical Center (New York NY)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1956 - 1957

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1955 - 1956

Interfaith Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1952 - 1954

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1952

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 51 years in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Pleuritis in systemic lupus erythematosus: its importance as an early manifestation in diagnosis.

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