Faculty | Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care

Division Statement | Faculty |  Research and Scholarly Activities | Fellowship |  Quillen ETSU Physicians 

Our Faculty consists of board-certified physicians in pulmonary disease, critical care, and sleep medicine. They provide the latest evidence-based treatments for a number of disorders including: asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema, occupational lung disease, pulmonary vascular diseases, interstitial lung diseases, critical care/intensive care medicine, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary infections, tuberculosis, lung cancer and common and more complex sleep disorders like sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome and narcolepsy.

Areas of particular interest to the faculty include, but are not limited to, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, asthma/COPD, complex sleep disorders, lung cancer and management of adult respiratory distress syndrome and septic shock. Diagnostics, treatment and management, and educational programs are focused on the needs of patients and their families.

Our Faculty and Fellows publish scholarly activity that involves basic research as well as clinical research aimed at improving respiratory clinical care and sleep health.

qThomas M. Roy, MD  | Professor, Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
VA Medical Center, Classroom D, Room 134
423.926.1171 ext. 2310 


mehta Jay B. Mehta, MD |  Professor, Associate Program Director for Subspecialty Fellowships
VA, Bldg. # 1
423.439.6375 



Ryland Byrd, MD Ryland Byrd, Jr., MD | Professor
VAMC
423.926.1171 ext. 2447 

 



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Mohamed Elgazzar, PhD  | Associate Professor
VA Building # 1
423.439.6364 



Girendra Hoskere, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Assistant Program Director
271 Med Park Blvd., Bristol, TN 37604 | 423.917.0651  

Garcia Carmina, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN
Charles P Cole, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN
Celso Ebeo, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN
Jeff Farrow, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN

Mirle R Girish, MD | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN
April Lambert-Drwiega, DO | Clinical Associate Professor, Pulmonary Associates of East TN

Lisa McKinney, DO | Clinical Associate Professor, Director of MICU, Veteran Affair