Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FCCM, Pediatrician
We verify the medical license of each FindaTopDoc Verified Doctor to ensure that their license is active and they are in good medical standing.

Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FCCM

Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology

2/5(3)
2801 Atlantic Ave Long Beach CA, 90806
Rating

2/5

About

D

SUMMARIZED BIOGRAPHY

ELIEZER NUSSBAUM, M.D., FAAP, FCCP, FCCM

www.elinussbaum.com

 

 

Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum has been actively involved with the health care industry for more than 42 years. Currently a Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Step IX at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and immediate past Chief of Staff and Chief of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Medical Director of Pediatric Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis Center at Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach. Doctor Nussbaum is a member of the UCI Senate and holds a certificate from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Business Administration in Management Development Program. He has authored six books (three novels and three medical books) and over 200 scientific pieces and has been selected a member of several prestigious national societies such as, the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR), American College of Physician Executives (Leadership), American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, among others. He worked collaboratively as an inventor with UCI-AI (Applied Innovations) and received three patents from the United States Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) for his sleep apnea invention. He also co-produced a film based on one of his novels. He was listed among the top doctors in the nation by US News and World Report since 2011. He was listed and included in Best Doctors in America from 2003 through 2015. Dr. Nussbaum played an integral role in developing one of the 1st Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICU) in the state of California and served as the 1st Medical Director of the PICU at Miller Children’s Hospital (MCH) of Long Beach between 1979 and 1994. Dr. Nussbaum also developed the Pediatric Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis Centers and its teaching programs at MCH and UCI and remained its Medical Director since 1979. He participates in international, national, state and university activities, serves as a reviewer, and has editorial board responsibilities for scientific publications in major journals and national societies. The academic, clinical, and research experience he has attained are constantly integrated into his current activities in managed care. His experience as a teacher and his participation as a visiting professor nationally and internationally helped create his intricate web of contacts at all levels of primary and specialized care.  He is board certified in General Pediatrics and also in Pediatric Pulmonology. Dr. Nussbaum is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, and a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine for many years.

Education and Training

Rainbow Babies and Children's Fellowship-MD 1979

USC Health Care Management 1995

Sackler School of Medicine 1973

Board Certification

Pediatric Pulmonology (Pediatrics)

PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

Managed Care; Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases; Flexible Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy and Laryngoscopy in Infants and Children; Pulmonary Function Testing

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Step IX University of California,Irvine (UCI) 1979 - Present

Awards

  • HONORS AND AWARDS: June 21, 1977 Special Merit Award Best Chief Resident Teacher Award Maimonides Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics Brooklyn, New York November 2, 2000 Münzer Family Award For Excellence in Teaching, Research and Literary 2024 HONORS AND AWARDS: June 21, 1977 Special Merit Award Best Chief Resident Teacher Award Maimonides Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics Brooklyn, New York November 2, 2000 Münzer Family Award For Excellence in Teaching, Research and Literary 
  • Refer to extensive CV 2024 Refer to extensive CV 
  • America's Best Doctors 2022 2003-Present 

Treatments

  • Asthma
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
  • Cystic Fibrosis (cf)

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Pediatric Research,WSPR,ATS,ACCP,SCCM,AAP and many others  
  • Member MemorialCare Physician Society 

Fellowships

  • Rainbow Babies & Childrens Hosp.  

Treatments

  • See extensive CV

Internships

  • See extensive CV

Fellowships

  • 1977 1979:Pulmonary Fellow, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Professional Society Memberships

  • Society of Pediatric Research,WSPR,ATS,ACCP,SCCM,AAP and many others

Professional Affiliations

  • See extensive CV

Articles and Publications

  • See extensive CV

Areas of research

  • See extensive CV

Awards

  • See extensive CV

Teaching and speaking

  • See extensive CV

Hobbies / Sports

  • Film Executive Producer, Music, Opera, Literature, Ski, Piano, Stand-Up Comedy (UCI Graduation June 2011, UCI Graduation June 10th, 2012, Sackler Medical School, Tel-Aviv University- First Class Graduates Special Reunion- June 13, 2013 among others), and extreme hiking.

Favorite professional publications

  • See extensive CV

Areas of research

Asthma,Lung Mechanics,Fiberoptics,Cystic fibrosis

Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FCCM's Practice location

Miller Children's Women's Hospital Long Beach

2801 Atlantic Ave -
Long Beach, CA 90806
Get Direction
New patients: 562-933-8748
Fax: 562-933-8744

Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FCCM's reviews

(3)
Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Nussbaum


2.0

Based on 3 reviews

Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FCCM has a rating of 2 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 3 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pulmonologist (Pediatric) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Recommended Articles

  • Kids with Cystic Fibrosis Given a “Breath of Life”

    In 1999, Charles Dunlop founded Ambry Genetics because he wanted to work for an organization dedicated to restoring the balance between open science and commercial interests. An organization driven by scientists, genetic counselors, and physicians whose mission would be to put an end to disease and...

  • Wrestler Marti Belle's Battle Against Alzheimer's Is Something Personal

    Marti Belle is just one of the women in the world who has proven that women can not only be strong, but powerful as well. In fact, she is the first female wrestler of Dominican descent in WWE history, and for her, one of her greatest honors is being able to represent Latinas in wrestling.Belle was...

  • How Long Does the Stomach Flu Last?

    What is a stomach flu?Gastroenteritis, also known as the "stomach flu" or "gastric flu", is the inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines. It is usually caused by a virus attacking the gastrointestinal system, although it can also be brought about by bacterial or parasitic...

  • What are the Risks to a Cholecystectomy?

    A cholecystectomy is often performed to remove gallstones. This usually causes pain and complications within the bile duct and gallbladder. There are also risks associated with this procedure. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is usually safe and heals quickly. This involves the insertion of a small...

  • Sperm Cells Mimic Embryonic Stem Cells

    Sperm cells in the testicles are able to mimic the embryonic stem cells and can develop into any of the adult cells in the body. These germ cells, also called spermatogonial cells, belong to the adult stem cells and are the precursor of sperm cells.Based on a new study published in the online...

  • Treatments for Mononucleosis

    There exist many symptoms that make the mononucleosis disease similar to other diseases, which makes it very difficult to distinguish it from other infections. Doctors administer treatment of the patient by giving him or her a physical test. This annual test checks out the patient's medical history....

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

COLLEGE MEDICAL CENTERl

2776 PACIFIC AVENUE LONG BEACH CA 90806

Head south on Atlantic Avenue 251 ft
Turn right onto East Willow Street 2642 ft
Turn right onto Pacific Avenue 650 ft
Turn right onto E 27th Street 374 ft
Turn left onto Pine Avenue 256 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

MILLER CHILDREN'S HOSPITALl

2801 ATLANTIC AVENUE LONG BEACH CA 90806

Head north on Atlantic Avenue 725 ft
Turn left onto Memorial Med Ctr 163 ft
Keep right at the fork onto Memorial Med Ctr 137 ft
Turn right 113 ft
Turn right 442 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right