A Top-Rated Pulmonary Specialist Near Beaver, PA

Dr. Benjamin Laracuente is a Monaca, PA pulmonary doctor specializing in the treatment of respiratory/breathing conditions such as COPD, chronic bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia, sleep apnea, pulmonary emphysema, pulmonary hypertension, lung cancer, and pleural effusions.

The goal of Dr. Laracuente and the staff at the Tristate Pulmonary Medical Practice is to provide each and every patient that comes through the door with the best care and service possible.

We believe in humanizing the healthcare experience.  This means we listen intently to our patients; openly communicating with them and any referring physicians.  We are equipped to perform a full range of pulmonary function tests and evaluations as part of a set of comprehensive screening and diagnostic services.  These services are designed to successfully diagnose the patient’s condition, treat their symptoms, and help them breathe and sleep better.

About Dr. Laracuente

Rated as one of the best pulmonary doctors in Monaca, PA, and licensed for medicine in both the states of Pennsylvania and Ohio, Dr. Laracuente is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the Western PA region.  He is one of four pulmonary disease specialists at Heritage Valley Health in Beaver, PA and one of three pulmonologist at Jameson Hospital in New Castle, PA.

Dr. Laracuente earned his medical degree from “University Central del Caribe, Bayamon School of Medicine, in Puerto Rico. He speaks multiple languages, including fluent Spanish and English, and he’s been practicing medicine for nearly three decades.

Dr. Laracuente completed his Internal Medicine residency at the New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens.   He also completed three fellowships at New York/New Jersey region hospitals – including his Fellowship in Pulmonary Disease at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, his Fellowship in Sleep Disorders at the Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, and his Fellowship in Critical Care at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.