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What kind of a doctor tests for asthma?
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
6 doctors agree
In brief: Depends...
Your family doctor can order the tests for asthma, pulmonary function tests.
But, the tests are interpreted by a pulmonary doctor and then your family doctor gets the test results with the interpretation.

In brief: Depends...
Your family doctor can order the tests for asthma, pulmonary function tests.
But, the tests are interpreted by a pulmonary doctor and then your family doctor gets the test results with the interpretation.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Pulmonary or Allergy
The two specialties with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma are pulmonary, and allergy & immunology.
Either should be able to administer and interpret the tests needed to diagnose and properly assess the severity of asthma.

In brief: Pulmonary or Allergy
The two specialties with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma are pulmonary, and allergy & immunology.
Either should be able to administer and interpret the tests needed to diagnose and properly assess the severity of asthma.
Dr. Paul Carter
Dr. Paul Carter
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