Joseph Levitt, MD, MS

Joseph Levitt, MD, MS

Pulmonary critical care specialist, Pulmonologist, Critical care specialist

Bio:   Dr. Joseph Levitt specializes in the treatment of adult pulmonary diseases including COPD, asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic cough, sarcoidosis, and pulmonary infections. He has practiced pulmonary medicine for more than 10 years. In addition to outpatient pulmonary medicine, Dr. Levitt is a critical care intensivist with a specific research interest in the clinical management of the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS).
4.7 out of 5
82 Patient Ratings
15 Patient Comments

Chest Clinic in Palo Alto

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Room A175
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-7061
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Board Certification: Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2005)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2005) CA
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals (2004) IL
  • Residency: John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County (2002) IL
  • Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals (2001) IL
  • Internship: University of Arizona (1999) AZ
  • Medical Education: University of Minnesota School of Medicine (1998) MN
  • M.D., University of Minnesota (1998)

Administrative Appointments

  • Program Director, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University Department of Medicine (2015 - Present)

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4.7

Friendliness

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

4.7

Recommended to others

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

My communication with Dr. Levitt was pleasant & easy. I am looking forward to be in his care and I am left with clear understanding of my problems.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Very satisfied.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr. Levitt is a friendly, thorough and excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

They attention was "VERY GOOD."

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Levitt is the bet!!! I took the time to fill this out because I feel Dr. Levitt's professional & personal attention far exceeds anyone else.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Levitt is an outstanding doctor.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Personally involved feeling kind of doctor & staff!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Very very good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Doctor was very caring provided all the information I needed. I have to pulmonologist who referred me that I would highly recommend doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Dr. Levitt & staff are excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Constantly good; concerned; knowledgeable; gives more than 100%.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Everything was very good.

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4.7 out of 5
82 Patient Ratings
15 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

My communication with Dr. Levitt was pleasant & easy. I am looking forward to be in his care and I am left with clear understanding of my problems.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Very satisfied.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr. Levitt is a friendly, thorough and excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

They attention was "VERY GOOD."

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Levitt is the bet!!! I took the time to fill this out because I feel Dr. Levitt's professional & personal attention far exceeds anyone else.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Levitt is an outstanding doctor.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Personally involved feeling kind of doctor & staff!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Very very good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Doctor was very caring provided all the information I needed. I have to pulmonologist who referred me that I would highly recommend doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Dr. Levitt & staff are excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Constantly good; concerned; knowledgeable; gives more than 100%.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Everything was very good.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Always confident of service.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Sorry there was no excellent col. to check.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Dr. Levitt is not my regular pulmonologist, but he did an excellent job at explaining the MRI and the treatment device he gave me.