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Kansas City, Mo. – Tommy Ko, MD, is joining Pulmonary Physicians of Carondelet effective Monday, January 5. Dr. Ko brings more than 20 years of experience to the practice. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases. Dr. Ko has a special interest in the treatment of asthma, interstitial lung disease and sleep disorders.

Dr. Ko earned his medical degree at the University of Missouri in Kansas City. He completed residencies in Internal Medicine and Critical Care Medicine. He has teaching experience at the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine and with the University of North Dakota School of Medicine.

Pulmonary Physicians of Carondelet Offices are on the St. Joseph Medical Center campus, 1004 Carondelet Dr, Suite 410. Appointments can be scheduled by calling 816-389-6100.

St. Joseph Medical Center is a 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services from a 24- hour emergency department to state-of-the-art cardiovascular care. St. Joseph has earned the Magnet designation from The American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing. Key services include the Carondelet Heart Institute, Women’s Health Institute and Joint and Spine Institute. Consistent with its mission, St. Joseph provides compassionate, quality healthcare with a special concern for the poor. For more information, visit