Dr. Nicholas G Proia MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Nicholas Proia is a pulmonologist in Boardman, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercer Health and Salem Community Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Catania Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Proia accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Mercer Health and one of 4 at Salem Community Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Salem Community Hospital

Mercer Health

St. Elizabeth Health Center
High performing in Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

St Elizabeth Health Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1987

Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1987–1989

St Elizabeth Health Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1984–1985

University of Catania Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 26 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 24 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Response of obstructive sleep apnea to fluoxetine and protriptyline.
Hanzel, D. A., Proia, N. G., Hudgel, D. W.

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
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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