Dr. William A. Broughton MD Pulmonologist

Dr. William Broughton is a pulmonologist in Mobile, Alabama and is affiliated with University of South Alabama Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Alabama College of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 3 doctors at University of South Alabama Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of South Alabama
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1983

University of South Alabama
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1983 - 1987

University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

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

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Sleep Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Stuck in the wrong place.
Mughal, M.M., Broughton, W.A., Awan, G.M.

Marked improvement in nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux in a large cohort of patients with obstructive sleep apnea treated with continuous positive airway pressure.
Green, B.T., Broughton, W.A., O'Connor, J.B.

Guidelines for the management of adults with community-acquired pneumonia. Diagnosis, assessment of severity, antimicrobial therapy, and prevention.
Niederman, M. S., Mandell, L. A., Anzueto, A., Bass, J. B., Broughton, W. A., Campbell, G. D., Dean, N., File, T., Fine, M. J., Gross, P. A., Martinez, F., Marrie, T. J., Plouffe, J. F., Ramirez, J., Sarosi, G. A., Torres, A., Wilson, R., Yu, V. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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