Dr. Pierre Lataillade practices Pulmonology in Gloversville, NY. A pulmonologist is a physician who possesses specialized knowledge and skill in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary conditions and diseases. Dr. Lataillade manages patients who need life support and mechanical ventilation, and is specially trained in diseases and conditions of the chest, particularly pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, and complicated chest infections.
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Maimonides Med Ctr, Pulmonary Diseases; Long Island Jewish Med Ctr, Pulmonary Diseases; St Johns Episc Hosp, Internal Medicine
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