Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Greenville Health System has developed the state's most comprehensive practice devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of lung-related conditions.  We provide a one-stop, multidisciplinary approach whereby all evaluations and tests are performed expeditiously, and proper treatment protocols are immediately established and implemented.  All subspecialties of pulmonary care are represented at the GHS Lung Center, including interventional bronchoscopy.

We offer focused programs for pulmonary patients, including the following:

  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • COPD
  • Pulmonary nodule
  • Cough Evaluation
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Interstitial lung disease

An outstanding Pulmonary Rehabilitation program and Sleep Center locations extend the continuum of care.

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Appointments

New Patients: Referrals are required to be seen. Have your doctor call (864) 454-4247 to set up an appointment with a Lung Center physician.
Existing Patients: Call (864) 454-4200 to setup an appointment.

Office Locations

Lung Center Patewood

Patewood Medical Campus
200 Patewood Drive
Building B, Suite 300
Greenville, SC 29615
(864) 454-4200

Lung Center GMMC

Greenville Memorial Medical Campus
890 W. Faris Road, Suite 580
Greenville, SC 29605
(864) 455-7874

Our Physicians

M. Tariq Ansari, M.D.
Dr. Ansari is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. His clinical interests include sleep disorders, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

Catherine M. Chang, M.D.
Dr. Chang is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine. Her clinical interests include interstitial lung disease, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

L. James Cochrane, M.D.
Dr. Cochrane is co-program director for the Internal Medicine-Pediatric residency program. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine. His clinical interests include COPD/asthma, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

William D. Curran, M.D.
Dr. Curran is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine. His clinical interests are lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

J. Michael Fuller, M.D.
Dr. Fuller is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine. His clinical and research interests include lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

Lloyd E. Hayes, M.D.
Dr. Hayes is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine. His clinical interests include respiratory care, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

Edward  "Bert" Knight, III, M.D.
Dr. Knight is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, and Critical Care Medicine.  His clinical interests include cough, asthma, chronically ill patients and medical ethics.

John J. Kudlak, D.O.
Dr. Kudlak is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, and Sleep Medicine. His clinical interests are bronchoscopy, COPD/asthma, and sleep disorders.

Rhett C. McCraw, Jr., M.D.
Dr. McCraw is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. His clinical interests include sleep disorders, general pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine.

Kyle P. Meade, MD
Dr. Meade is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, Critical Care Medicine. His clinical interests include COPD/asthma, general pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.

Fady F. Nassif, M.D.
Dr. Nassif is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, Critical Care Medicine, Sports Medicine and Sleep Medicine. His clinical interests are sleep disorders, general pulmonary medicine, and surgical and cardiovascular critical care medicine.

Clay Shamblin, M.D.
Dr. Shamblin is board certified in Internal Medicine and pulmonary disease. His clinical interests include critical care management and pulmonary disease.

Angelo Sinopoli, M.D.
Dr. Sinopoli is the academic chair, Department of Medicine. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Sinopoli’s clinical interests include pulmonary stress testing, rehabilitation, and COPD/asthma.

Azim E. Surka, M.D.
Dr. Surka is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease,  and Critical Care Medicine. His clinical interests include critical care, COPD, bronchoscopy and asthma.

Amy E. Treece, M.D.
Dr. Treece is board certified in Internal Medicine, pulmonary disease, and Critical Care Medicine. Her clinical interests include COPD/asthma, acute lung injury, general pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.