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    Robert Tanaka

    Robert Tanaka, M.D.

    Critical Care Medicine

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Pulmonary Disease

    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Offers My Health Online

    Main Clinic (Modesto)
    600 Coffee Road
    Modesto, California 95355
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    (209) 550-4710  F (209) 550-4872

    Professional Interests

    Pulmonary Disease
    Asbestos disease, Asthma, Atypical lung infections, Bronchiectasis, Cancer screening, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - COPD, Cough, Critical care, Emphysema, Hemoptysis, Interstitial lung disease, Lung cancer, Mediastinal adenopathy, Pleural diseases, Pulmonary fibrosis, Pulmonary hypertension, Pulmonary nodules,
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    Spoken Languages


    Community Activities

    Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy program, Modesto Junior College, Modesto, CA

    Personal Interests

    Enjoys collecting California law enforcement and fire department shoulder patches


    Tanaka, RM, et al, Intravenous Methylprednisolone in Adults in Status Asthmaticus. Chest 1982:82:438040. Lyle, TP and Tanaka, RM, “Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndreome and Tuberculosis”, Book Chapter 17 in Mishoe, Shelly C. and Melvin A Welch, Jr, , eds, Clinical Thinking in Respiratory Care: a Problem-based Learning Approach, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc, 2002.

    Philosophy of Care

    Offer the best quality care possible.

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