DR. PHILIP SIMKOVITZ is a specialist in pulmonary and critical care medicine. As a solo practitioner, he has devoted himself to providing compassionate care to patients who come to him for treatment of a variety of lung and breathing disorders. His expertise includes conditions such as asthma, emphysema (COPD), sleep apnea, respiratory failure and lung cancer. “It’s challenging to be a solo practitioner, but I’m very committed to practicing personalized medicine,” he explains. “My staff and I develop meaningful relationships with our patients, and I enjoy the diversity of cases I see.” Because of his specialty, he works closely with many local internists, cardiologists, allergists and oncologists. He is honored they have named him a “Top Doc” for the second consecutive year. After attending medical school at Boston University, Dr. Simkovitz received advanced training and completed a sleep medicine fellowship at the University of Connecticut. He completed his fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at McGill University’s world-renowned treatment and research center.
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: St. Vincent’s Medical Center
Organizations: American Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians
American College of Physicians
Fairfield County Medical Society