Newport News, VA, December 13, 2017 – The physicians of local pulmonology and sleep medicine group, TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists, a division of Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG), an organization of over 200 specialty and primary care providers, serving the Tidewater area at over 75 locations, have returned to the Suffolk community to provide pulmonary and sleep medicine care at their practice in the Harbour View area.
Having practiced in the Suffolk community prior to joining TPMG, the physicians, Subramanian Malaisamy, MD, Amit Patel, MD, Anil Patel, MD and Rutul Shah, MD, look forward to the opportunity of welcoming patients with respiratory and sleep problems.
“The new pulmonology and sleep medicine office in Suffolk allows TPMG to continue its commitment to patient access and continuity of care,” said Medical Director Jennifer Sharp-Warthan, MD.
The physicians of TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists have extensive training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary diseases and conditions such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis), asthma (including immunotherapy for allergic and eosinophilic asthma), chronic cough, bronchiectasis, and lung nodules. The group also has a special interest in the management of pulmonary fibrosis (Interstitial Lung Disease, Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis), Sarcoidosis, Pulmonary Hypertension and Lung Cancer.
Treatment and diagnosis of sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, snoring, narcolepsy, insomnia, and restless leg syndrome are also available. Depending on the needs of the patient, sleep studies are conducted overnight at the Bon Secours Health Center at Harbour View, or in the comfort of the patient’s home with take-home kits provided by the office.
The practice also offers evaluation of sleep for commercial drivers to maintain, or obtain, a Commercial Driver’s License, as well as evaluations for commercial pilots in accordance with current FAA regulations.
The physicians of TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists are accepting new patients. The Suffolk location is open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
TPMG Lung and Sleep Specialists’ Suffolk office is located on 5818 Harbour View Boulevard, Suite C-2. Patients are also seen at their location in Newport News on 860 Omni Boulevard, Suite 114.
Contact the office at (757) 975-8255 to schedule an appointment at the Suffolk location and at (757) 234-8770 for an appointment in Newport News.
Same-day appointments are available at both locations and may be made by contacting the office. A physician referral is not needed, unless required by insurance.
To learn more about the physicians and the practice visit, www.mytpmg.com.
ABOUT THE TIDEWATER PHYSICIANS MULTISPECIALTY GROUP
Founded in 1992, Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG) includes more than 200 primary care, specialty physicians and advanced practice clinicians in more than 75 locations throughout southeastern Virginia. TPMG’s mission is to provide superior healthcare that is responsible, physician-directed, and dedicated to keeping patients’ best interest foremost. The TPMG medical team includes expert physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, medical assistants, diagnostic staff, and non-clinical staff all working together to provide consistent, compassionate, high-quality medical care. Learn more at www.mytpmg.com.