Experts Guide
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Lung Health Experts

Do-Yeon Cho, M.D.

Seasonal allergies • Upper respiratory airway diseases • Cystic Fibrosis • Endoscopic skull base surgery 

Mark T. Dransfield, M.D.

COPD • Lung cancer • Vaping effects on the lungs 

David LaFon, M.D.

Pneumonia • Pulmonary disease • Influenza 

Steve Rowe, M.D.

Cystic fibrosis • Effects of cigarettes and vaping • COPD

Victor Thannickal, M.D.

Fibrotic lung diseases • Acute lung inury

Susan Walley, M.D.

E-cigarettes • Teen tobacco use and cessation • General pediatrics