William T. Pluss, MD, FCCP

William T. Pluss
William T. Pluss, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Pluss is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Inpatient Service
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (16 years)
America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.

Education

Education
University of Colorado Denver, MD
Residency
University of Colorado Denver, Internal Medicine
University of Utah, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
University of Colorado Denver, Pulmonary

Awards & Recognition

2015: Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc.
Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians 5280 Denver's Top Doctors in 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Rose Medical Center
  • Rose Surgical Center

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor of Medicine

Teaching & Professional Positions

1983-Present: Clinical faculty at Rose Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654
  • Fax: 303.270.2194

 

Locations

  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • Critical Care & Hospital Medicine at Rose Medical Center
    4567 E 9th Ave, 1st Floor Denver, CO 80220

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

Provider showed concern
4.9

Friendliness
4.9

Spoke using clear language
4.9

Provider explained things clearly
4.9

Amount of time spent with you
4.9

Provider included you in decisions
4.9

Confidence in your doctor
4.9

Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.9
 

Comments

Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
Dr. Pluss is just about perfect. I feel safe in his care.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
*Dr. Pluss is the best listener of any dr. I've even had and I'm 90.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
excellent Doctor

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
Provider all well prepared/informed about my condition.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
Great care by all providers

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
Dr. Pluss spent a lot of time with me. We discussed my respiratory needs and other aspects of my general health. He was extremely responsive and inclusive.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2021
Dr Pluss is very attentive and extremely knowledgeable. He sees problems on imaging that other specialists have missed. I trust him with my care implicitly.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2021
Dr. Pluss represents the highest standards of medical practice.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2021
During the 5 years or so that I have been seeing Dr. Pluss, I have always had a very good experience. I always feel better after seeing him.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2021
I liked Dr. Pluss very much. He listens and is very thorough. I would highly recommend him.

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