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Monterroso, Carissa, MD




English, Spanish

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Pulmonary Medicine

Areas of Expertise
Asthma, Bronchiectasis, COPD, Interstitial Lung Disease, Pleural Effusions, Pulmonary Nodules


University of Connecticut Health Center

Medical School
American University of the Caribbean

University of Connecticut Health Center


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

I was very satisfied

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you Dr. Monterrosso for helping me with all the aspects of my health care! You are the very best!

5 out of 5 stars

I'm very comfortable with Dr monterossa .

5 out of 5 stars

Would come back here for care and will recommend to others. Very comforting in there. Does not feel like a "hospital" where you cringe worrying about wait and how treated... They were all awesome there....

5 out of 5 stars

Explained all procedures in detail.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Monterroso is a caring and compassionate doctor. She always makes me feel heard. I always leave the visit feeling very good about it. She has also given advice about seeing other doctors for other health issues I have. She doesn't only treat the health issues someone go to her for, she treats the patient as a whole person, not just one problem.

5 out of 5 stars

I was impressed with the amount of time the doctor spent with me and her way of imparting information.

5 out of 5 stars

Yes to all of the above. *Dr. Monterroso is a wonderful person. She was everything a doctor should be. I would recommend her to others.

Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Monterroso really listened to me. She helped me to understand why I might be feeling the way I was.

5 out of 5 stars

La Dra. Carissa Monterroso Excelente profesional su compromiso su calidad humana con el paciente , Muy comprometida con el paciente en mi caso personal la Dra. Monterroso me explica detalladamente sobre mi condición medica, los medicamentos siempre estan en la Farmacia, y el servicio es ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

5 out of 5 stars

Caring, compassionate, knowledgeable, showing genuine concern and providing solutions in a comfortable setting with a friendly office staff as well.

5 out of 5 stars

All of the staff and doctors are professional but personable. Always has been a positive experience.


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