Division of Pulmonary Medicine

The Division of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Occupational Pulmonary Medicine has faculty based at the University of Utah Health, George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Intermountain Medical Center, and LDS Hospital and serves patients from across the Intermountain West. Our division is responsible for adult pulmonary disease consultations, including cystic fibrosis, pulmonary function testing, arterial blood gas analysis, fiberoptic bronchoscopy, interventional and rigid bronchoscopy; laser therapy and stent placement, sleep studies, bronchoprovocation testing; and supervision and administration of the respiratory therapy services at the University of Utah Health, VA Medical Center, and LDS Hospital.

We administer and supervise the Medical Intensive Care Unit and the Shock Trauma Respiratory Intensive Care Unit at the University of Utah Health and LDS Hospital. Our division is also a consultant to the State Tuberculosis Program and staffs a bimonthly clinic. Occupational lung disease services are provided by a weekly clinic and consultations with industry.

Latest News

Jun 08, 2021

"From the Desk Of" Staff Highlight - June 2021

One staff member from the Department of Internal Medicine will be highlighted monthly as part of our "From the Desk Of" staff recognition initiative. This month's featured staff member is Jessica Francis, a research coordinator from the Division of Pulmonary Medicine. ... Read More

Internal Medicine
U of U Health abre Clínica Integral para efectos a largo plazo de COVID-19
Jun 03, 2021

U of U Health abre Clínica Integral para efectos a largo plazo de COVID-19

research news, covid-19, iii, infectious diseases, pulmonary, cardiology

En un esfuerzo por proporcionar una atención más completa y coordinada a los pacientes con COVID-19 que siguen sufriendo los efectos persistentes de la enfermedad, University of Utah Health ha abierto una clínica de atención de COVID-19. ... Read More

Population Health Sciences,Pediatrics,Family and Preventive Medicine,Internal Medicine,Neurology


Robert Paine

Robert Paine III, M.D.

Chief, Division of Pulmonary

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