Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
Anne E. O’Donnell, MD
Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
Welcome to the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine!
We are dedicated to providing excellent care for patients with critical illness, lung diseases and sleep-related disorders. We are proud to offer state-of-the art medicine within the guiding principle of Cura Personalis: “care for the entire person”. Our 18 Faculty members are deeply committed to our mission of academic medicine, with the dual goals of excellent patient care and top quality medical education.
In addition to general Pulmonary Medicine, we provide a wide range of specialized medical and surgical services, both in outpatient clinics and in the hospital setting.
In the outpatient arena, we have specialty clinics in Bronchiectasis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Sleep Disorders, Asthma, Sarcoidosis, Multi-Disciplinary Thoracic Oncology and Multi-Disciplinary ALS Clinic. These clinics are supported by state-of-the art facilities: Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Exercise Laboratory, Sleep Disorders Center, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Advanced Bronchoscopy Suite.
In the hospital setting, we provide 24/7 Pulmonary Consultation and Critical Care. Our three Intensive Care Units (Medical, Surgical and Neurosciences) are staffed by fulltime Attending Intensivists. Our Interventional Pulmonologists offer advanced bronchoscopy, rigid bronchoscopy, medical thoracoscopy (including VATS), and percutaneous tracheostomy.
Within our mission of Academic Medicine, we are committed to providing excellent patient care and training future doctors. Our Faculty Members provide both didactic, classroom teaching, and hands-on bedside training to medical students, residents and fellows.
Our Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Fellowship Programs are a premier training programs that provide an unmatched clinical experience.
The Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Division advances pharmaceutical research by developing collaborations with industry and academia. We seek to provide an efficient integration of academic expertise and industry, FDA and other clinical objectives. Our trials focus on improving clinical outcomes of major pulmonary diseases such as: Bronchiectasis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis and Sarcoidosis . Our goal has been and will always be to prevent and cure the diseases but in the short-term, our researchers are working to help control the disease progression and symptoms that patients experience.
Please call us at (202) 444-8830. Our standard business hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Our staff will help you schedule outpatient appointments and assist you with any general inquiries. We pride ourselves in being accessible and available to meet your needs.