Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
New Patients: 800-926-8273
Existing Patients: 858-657-7140
Pulmonary Medicine Locations
UC San Diego Medical Center
Medical Offices South
Perlman Medical Offices
Research & Clinical Trials
See if you're eligible to participate in the latest non-surgical treatment study for COPD and emphysema.
Airway Research Center
Program leaders Andrew Ries, MD, and Trina Limberg discuss how UC San Diego's pulmonary rehabilitation program is improving the quality of life for people with chronic lung disease. (Length: 3 minutes)
Ranked 6th in Nation for Treatment of Respiratory Disease
UC San Diego Health System was ranked 6th in the nation for the treatment of respiratory diseases by U.S. News & World Report for 2014-2015. Pioneers in the development of the pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (PTE) procedure for treating chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, our faculty are experts in the latest medical and surgical therapies for all forms of pulmonary disease. They are also actively involved in investigating new treatments.
Our Specialized Programs:
Congrats to Our Top Docs!
Our pulmonary disease specialists were named "Top Docs" in the annual San Diego Magazine "Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" survey for 2013.
Meet Our Specialists: