Improving the health of patients

Improving the health of patients

A Message from The Chief

The Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Miami is committed to improve the health of patients by providing the highest quality of care. Our team is composed of nationally and internationally recognized specialists, delivering clinical services for patients facing a broad spectrum of pathologies affecting the lung, allergies and sleep.

We provide compassionate care for patients suffering from common to rare diseases requiring highly specialized care in consultation service. As well as in the state-of the-art management of critically ill patients in the Medical Intensive Care Units on our campus.

As a tertiary academic hospital system, one of our pillars of excellence is to help educate future physicians by providing a strong curriculum for medical students, residents and fellows.

To complement our clinical and educational missions, our faculty participates in large clinical trials finding new approaches for treatment of different diseases.


Alejandro D. Chediak, MD
Interim Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine