About Me

Dr. Twinkle Chandak is a board-certified pulmonologist and critical care specialist who specializes in pulmonary disease, lung nodules and cancer, interstitial lung disease and central airway obstruction among other conditions.

Dr. Chandak received her medical degree and completed her internal medicine residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York and her fellowship in pulmonary & critical care medicine at North Shore University Hospital – Long Island Jewish Medical Center (NS/LIJ).

She performs a range of interventional procedures to diagnose pulmonary conditions, including endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) to diagnose lymph node enlargement, CT navigation bronchoscopy to diagnose pulmonary nodules and bronchial thermoplasty for serve asthma. She also performs minimally invasive procedures to treat malignant and benign diseases.

Before joining So California Pulmonologists & Intensivists, Dr. Chandak spent seven years in Massachusetts and served as the Division Chief of the Pulmonary and Critical Medicine Section at Berkshire Medical Center and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Chandak is an avid researcher whose work has been published in various scientific journal.  Her research interests include lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy, pulmonary hypertension and rare lung disease.

She is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) and a member of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the Society of Clinical Care Medicine, (SCCM) among other professional societies.  Dr. Chandak is a Clinical Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine.

Dr. Chandak is committed to excellent patient care and strives to improve clinical outcomes by incorporating innovation and evidence-based medicine.

Languages

English

Provider Specialty

Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

Education

Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine - Mount Sinai

Residency

Icahn School of Medicine - Mount Sinai

Fellowship

North Shore University Hospital-Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Locations & Affiliations

Locations

Long Beach 3605 Long Beach Blvd

3605 Long Beach Blvd

Long Beach, CA

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