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Pulmonologist and Critical Care Physician Dr. James Pellerin Joins National Jewish Health


James Pellerin, MDJames Pellerin, MD, has joined the world-class pulmonary faculty at National Jewish Health in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. He comes to National Jewish Health following his fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center. In addition to his pulmonary clinical practice, Dr. Pellerin sees patients in National Jewish Health-staffed intensive care units at Swedish, Porter, Kindred, and Craig hospitals. His clinical practice is located at the National Jewish Health South Denver site on the Swedish Medical Center campus. 

Dr. Pellerin received his medical degree and served as a resident, and chief medical resident at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center. He received numerous honors and awards throughout his educational career, including Chief Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University.             

Dr. Pellerin has clinical interest in connective tissue disorders, COPD, chronic cough, lung nodules and interstitial lung disease. He is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.

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