DR. PHILIP SIMKOVITZ is a specialist in pulmonary diseases and critical care medicine. He earned his medical degree from Boston University. Following his internship and residency at the University of Connecticut, he completed a research fellowship in sleep medicine. His pulmonary and critical care fellowships were at McGill University, an internationally renowned center for pulmonary diseases. As a solo practitioner, he has devoted himself to providing compassionate care to those patients who come to him to evaluate a variety of lung and breathing disorders. His expertise includes conditions such as asthma, emphysema (COPD), sleep apnea, respiratory failure and lung cancer. Dr. Simkovitz enjoys the multiple facets of pulmonary disease that allow him to interface with many other physicians such as internists, cardiologists, allergists and oncologists. He is honored they have named him a “Top Doc” again.
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: Bridgeport Hospital, St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Griffin Hospital
Organizations: American Thoracic Society, American College of Chest Physicians