Internal Medicine

Alejandro Comellas, MD

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Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine  - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine

Contact Information

Office: C331-GH General Hospital
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-384-6484

Lab: 100 - EMRB Eckstein Medical Research Facility
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-4672

Email: alejandro-comellas@uiowa.edu

Education

MD, Central University of Venezuela, Luis Razetti School of Medicine, Caracas, Venezuela

Internal Medicine, Michael Reese Hospital, University of Illinois, Chicago
Residency, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Fellowship, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Controlled Substance License
Iowa Medical License
Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine Board
Pulmonary Disease

Research Summary

Dr. Comellas's clinical interests include the care of patients with asthma and the critically ill. His research interest is in the area of lung injury, focusing on the regulation of the alveolar epithelial tight junctions.

Date Last Modified: 07/31/2013 - 10:51:40