Patient Care

Ralph Nehme, MD

Clinical Instructor
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Critical Care Medicine
Division of Pulmonary Diseases

Dr. Ralph Nehme is a full-time faculty physician in the practice of pulmonary medicine and critical care at the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine and LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital, with a special interest in interventional pulmonology. He completed his M.D. degree at Saint Joseph University (USJ) in Lebanon in 2007, then pursued a five-year residency training in pulmonary and critical care at USJ between 2007 and 2012. At the University Medical Center of Nice – France, he completed a fellowship in interventional pulmonology. Dr. Nehme is an active member of many local and international societies. He is the president of the lung cancer committee of the Lebanese Pulmonary Society. He is also heavily involved in academic teaching.

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Pulmonology, pulmonary disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD, asthma, lung cancer, pneumonia, allergy, interventional pulmonology, endobronchial ultrasound, EBUS, pulmonary function test, PFT