William T. Pluss, MD, FCCP Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient 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 5280 Top Doctors 2019 (16 years) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (16 years) America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2018-2019 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2019 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.9 out of 5 stars 280 Patient Ratings 24 Patient Comments × No Rating Available In order to provide the most accurate and useful information on our providers, we only post satisfaction data when a provider has received a minimum of 30 survey responses. 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Close Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Department of Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult) Specialties & Conditions Asthma Chronic Cough Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)/Pulmonary Fibrosis Lung Nodules Pleural Disease (Pleural Effusion and Pneumothoraces) News & Videos National Jewish Health Physicians Recognized for Excellence Education Education 1978 University of Colorado Denver, MD Residency 1980 - 1981 University of Colorado Denver, Internal Medicine 1978 - 1980 University of Utah, Internal Medicine Fellowship 1981 - 1983 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 CenterRose Surgical Center Academic Affiliations Associate Professor of Medicine Teaching & Professional Positions 1983-Present: Clinical faculty at Rose Medical Center Ask a Question through Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654Fax: 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 Patient– June, 2019 *Dr. Pluss has always provided excellent care for me & my wife. We totally value the service he provides. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr. Pluss is excellent! National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr.Pluss is an excellent caregiver. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr. Pluss is the most thorough physician I've ever had. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr. Pluss is the best doctor ever!!! I am so lucky to have him as my doctor!!! National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2019 Dr. Pluss is an excellent care provider. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2019 *Dr. Pluss is an outstanding doctor & pulmonologist. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 *Dr. Pluss ranks at the very top in my book! I highly recommend him and his terms at Nat'l Jewish. They saved my life! National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 dr Pluss shared all [test results] directly with me on the screen. I appreciated how he compared past and present [PHI] to show me exactly what us happening. Helping me understand and need fir treatment and course of treatment. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 Respect, not rushed, concerns well taken care of National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 Dr Pluss is truly wonderful. show more National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2018 Dr Pruss saved my life. I think the world of him. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2018 Dr Pluss is a wonderful, caring doctor. He not only addresses my [PHI], he is interested in my overall health. I don't ever feel rushed if I have health concerns, although most visits are very quick. I will be extremely sad if he ever retires. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2018 Dr Pluss is the very best doctor I have had in my whole life! National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Always a pleasure to see Dr. Pluss. I actually look forward to it. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Excellent communication. Knowledgeable and caring, going above and beyond in taking care of my concerns and health needs. Feel so fortunate to be in his care. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Dr. Pluss worked WITH me as a co-equal, in addition to his patient. in addition, he listens remarkably well, and shows care and attention to detail in his explanations. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 dr. Pluss is wonderful. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2018 Excellent Dr. He represents the best. You should be proud of him National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2018 I will always recommend him to all my friends that have health insurance other than [redacted] to see him! National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2018 The best. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 I have sent several people from AL to Bill Pluss. He also took care of my mother [at the end] of her life; he is exceptionally humane. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 *Dr. William Pluss is an excellent dr. who spends as much time as needed to explain things thoroughly to his patient. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 Excellent.