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Dr. William J Dittrich MD, Pulmonologist

Dr. William J Dittrich MD

Pulmonologist | Pulmonary Disease

2347 E Gala St Meridian ID, 83642

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Dr. William Dittrich practices Pulmonology in Meridian, ID. A pulmonologist is a physician who possesses specialized knowledge and skill in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary conditions and diseases. Dr. Dittrich 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.

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Practice At 2347 E Gala St

2347 E Gala St -
Meridian, ID 83642
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New patients: 503-494-8311, 208-323-0031, 208-323-3767
Fax: 503-494-8513, 208-323-0064

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