Internal Medicine

Alejandro Comellas, MD


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

Contact Information

Office: C-331 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-6484

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

Web: Alejandro Comellas Lab


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

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

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: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48