Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pulmonary fibrosis is a disease in which tissue deep in your lungs becomes thick and stiff, or scarred, over time. The formation of scar tissue is called fibrosis.

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Pulmonary Hypertension Center

Tufts MC's pulmonary hypertension specialists are experts in providing personalized evaluations and treatment of this potentially serious disease.
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Doctors + Care Team

Nicholas S. Hill, MD

Nicholas S. Hill, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Chief, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Division; 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 hypertension, mechanical ventilation, noninvasive ventilation, general pulmonology

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Ioana R. Preston, MD

Ioana R. Preston, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pulmonary Function Lab Director; Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Center; Associate 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 hypertension, critical care medicine, general pulmonology

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Kari E. Roberts, MD

Kari E. Roberts, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Associate Chief Medical Officer, Graduate Medical Education; Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6377
Fax #: 617-636-1649

General pulmonology, pulmonary hypertension, critical care medicine

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Sucharita R. Kher, MD

Sucharita R. Kher, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Director, Outpatient Pulmonary Clinic; Pulmonary Attending Physician; Instructor, 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

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