Dr. Theodore A. Omachi MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Theodore Omachi is a pulmonologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Omachi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 47 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Clinical Interests: Biomedical Research, Delivery of Health Care

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
High performing in Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2002–2005

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2005–2008

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 7 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 6 years in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 3 years in Sleep Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Risk Adjustment for Health Care Financing in Chronic Disease: What Are We Missing By Failing to Account for Disease Severity?
Omachi, T. A.,Gregorich, S. E.,Eisner, M. D.,Penaloza, R. A.,Tolstykh, I. V.,Yelin, E. H.,Iribarren, C.,Dudley, R. A.,Blanc, P. D.

Mediators of the Socioeconomic Gradient in Outcomes of Adult Asthma and Rhinitis.
Trupin, L., Katz, P. P., Balmes, J. R., Chen, H., Yelin, E. H., Omachi, T., Blanc, P. D.

Lower Health Literacy is Associated with Poorer Health Status and Outcomes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Omachi, T. A., Sarkar, U., Yelin, E. H., Blanc, P. D., Katz, P. P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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