Introducing Your Partners in Good Health!


So much depends on your health. Your livelihood, your active lifestyle and your ability to spend quality time with your family – they are all tied to your good health. That’s why you need accomplished health-care professionals to look out for you.


What Should You Be Looking For?

You need medical experts with extensive training and experience who can identify important concerns and help you address them. You also need practitioners who keep up on the emerging trends in medicine and health, using a wealth of medical knowledge to provide the highest level of care.

But where can you get this kind of care? Ohio Chest Physicians, LTD., of course!

Why Choose Us?

At Ohio Chest Physicians, LTD., our doctors are board-certified specialists in pulmonary, critical care, sleep and internal medicine. Our primary focus is on treating patients with lung conditions such as COPD, asthma and respiratory related sleep disorders. Our medical team is more than capable of effectively preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide range of diseases and other conditions. What's more, most of the physicians in our group have 20 to 25 years of experience.

So, when you are ready to receive quality care, pick up the phone and call us!

We welcome new patients.


American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

American College of Physicians (ACP)


West Region Sleep Center//Parma Community Sleep Center/The Sleep Clinic

Check out to learn about our sleep-center division.

  • "Accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine Since 1994"

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Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM

Basel Altaqi, MD
Babu M. Eapen, MD, FACP, FCCP, FAASM
Robert B. Gerber, MD, FCCP
Gregory G. Hickey, DO, FCCP
Daniel V. Iltchev, MD
Basma Ricaurte, MD, FCCP
Joseph A. Sopko, MD
Linas F. Vaitkus, MD, FCCP
Paul C. Venizelos, MD, FCCP, FAASM

Six Convenient Medical Offices

7255 Old Oak Blvd., Middleburg Hts., OH 44130 • 440.826.3030
6681 Ridge Rd., Parma, OH 44129 • 440.845.4221
6707 Powers Blvd., Parma, OH 44129 • 440.886.2509
805 Columbia Rd., Westlake, OH 44145 • 440.835.6163
6701 Rockside Rd., Independence, OH 44131 • 440.886.2509
2322 East 22nd St., Cleveland, OH 44115 • 440.886.2509

15805 Puritas Avenue Cleveland, OH 44135 • 216.267.5139

Three Convenient Sleep Centers

West Region Sleep Center • 216.267.5933
15805 Puritas Avenue Cleveland, OH 44135

Parma Community Sleep Center • 440.842.8400
6707 Powers Blvd. Parma OH 44129

The Sleep Clinic • 440.925.5051
805 Columbia Rd. Westlake OH 44145

Most Insurances Accepted