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Dr. Vukmir Vlasic MD

Pulmonologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Pulmonology

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4540 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Suite B-110 Lafayette LA, 70508
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4/5

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Dr. Vukmir Vlasic practices Pediatric Pulmonology in Lafayette, LA. Dr. Vlasic treats children who have breathing problems, or a problem with his or her lungs. Pediatric pulmonologists often treat children with chronic cough, difficulty breathing, recurring pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, apnea, chronic lung disease in premature infants, noisy breathing, and conditions that require special equipment to monitor and/or help with breathing at home.

Education and Training

Univ Of Zagreb, Med Fak, Zagreb, Croatia 1991

Board Certification

PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Residency

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, Pediatric Pulmonology; St Luke'S-Roosevelt Hsp Ctr, Pediatrics  

Dr. Vukmir Vlasic MD's Practice location

Vukmir Vlasic, MD

4540 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Suite B-110 -
Lafayette, LA 70508
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New patients: 337-521-9289

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Patient Experience with Dr. Vlasic


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Dr. Vukmir Vlasic MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 15 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.

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