Legionnaires Disease

Legionnaires' disease is a type of pneumonia caused by bacteria. It is usually acquired by breathing in mist from water that contains the bacteria.

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Pulmonary Clinic

The Pulmonary Clinic at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of a wide range of pulmonary problems.
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Sucharita R. Kher, MD

Sucharita R. Kher, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Vice Chair for Clinical Operations and Quality, Department of Medicine; Director, Pulmonary Clinic; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6377
Fax #: 617-636-1649

Pulmonary diseases, critical care medicine
Asthma, COPD, Tobacco dependence treatment

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