As of 2015, renowned lung doctors include James Jett, M.D., Laurence A. Smolley, M.D. and Franck Rahaghi, M.D., according to National Jewish Health and Cleveland Clinic Florida. Other world-renowned lung doctors include Sam Faradyan, M.D., Anas Hadeh, M.D., Nydia Martinez-Galviz, M.D. and Jinesh Mehta, M.D.
Before joining National Jewish Health in 2010, Dr. Jett spent 29 years treating patients and researching chemoprevention and early detection of lung cancer at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, notes National Jewish Health. Dr. Smolley chairs the Department of Pulmonary Medicine, and Dr. Rahaghi directs the Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic at Cleveland Clinic Florida. Dr. Faradyan, Dr. Hadeh, Dr. Nydia Martinez-Galviz and Dr. Mehta specialize in pulmonary diseases at the hospital, notes Cleveland Clinic Florida.