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J. Julian Zaka

J. Julian Zaka

925-378-5871
Languages:
English

Specialties

Pulmonary Disease
Critical Care Medicine

About

Dr. Zaka obtained his medical degree from St. George’s University in 2002. He continued his training at Coney Island Hospital in New York where he completed his internal medicine residency from 2002-2005. He also completed a pulmonary fellowship from 2005-2007 at Coney Island and served as chief fellow. Following his pulmonary fellowship, Dr. Zaka completed a critical care fellowship at The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. He then entered private practice in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from 2008-2011.

Currently, he practices out of BASS Medical Group's Walnut Creek office. Dr. Zaka has served as a collaborative reviewer for the Yearbook of Critical Care Medicine and has published in the journal CHEST, as well as The Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society. He is board certified in sleep medicine, pulmonary disease, and critical care medicine. His special medical interests include obstructive and central sleep apnea. He is known as a knowledgeable physician who has a warm and friendly demeanor. When not working, he enjoys soccer, basketball and spending time with his family.

Medical School: St. George’s University in Grenada, West Indies
Residency: Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship: Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, NY and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ

Affiliations

John Muir Health Walnut Creek Medical Center
John Muir Health Concord Medical Center

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