Meet our Pulmonary Medicine Physicians
Tariq Musa, MD
Dr Musa a pulmonologist with more than 13 years of medical experience. Dr. Musa is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine. He treats a variety of lung-related illnesses, including asthma, COPD, pulmonary emphysema, bronchitis, interstitial lung disease, bronchiectasis, lung nodules, pleural effusion and obstructive sleep apnea.
Dr. Musa has a special interest in lung cancer screening. He performs EBUS and navigation bronchoscopy to diagnose lung cancer at early stages. He also has special interest in placement of endobronchial valves to help pulmonary emphysema patients who remain symptomatic despite inhalers and pulmonary rehabilitation.
In addition, Dr. Musa will work as a critical care physician caring for critically ill patients admitted to the hospital’s ICU. He is accepting new patients at the clinic.
Timothy W. Smith, MD
Dr. Timothy Smith is board certified in Pulmonary Medicine and Internal Medicine. His currently the director of the Respiratory department at St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Smith attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed his residency at KUMC. He did his fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Smith is active in his Catholic faith and interests include spending time with family, tennis, KU basketball, Chiefs and involvement with World Health Organization and Artists Helping the Homeless.
He is accepting new patients at the clinic.