Rami Arfoosh, MD

Rami Arfoosh, MD

Principal Investigator

Education

University of Damascus, Syria

Sep. 1994-2000

Residency

Internal Medicine Internship, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

North Chicago, Illinois; Aug. 2002-Jul. 2005

Fellowship

Pulmonary Medicine Fellowship, The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

North Chicago, Illinois; Aug. 2005-Jul. 2007

Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Wayne State University

Detroit, Michigan; Aug. 2007-Jul. 2008

Sleep Medicine Fellowship, Wayne State University

Detroit, Michigan; Aug. 2008-Jul 2009

Biography

Dr. Rami Arfoosh graduated from Medical School in the year 2000. He completed his Internal Medicine and Pulmonary post-graduate training at Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University in North Chicago, IL. He also completed Critical Care and Sleep Medicine post-graduate training at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.

Dr. Arfoosh initially worked for two years at John D. Dingell VA Medical Center and served as a faculty at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He lectured medical students, residents and fellows. He published several abstracts and papers in pulmonary and sleep medicine. Dr. Arfoosh is a recipient of “The Professionalism Award” from Chicago Medical School in 2005 and several other awards in recognition of his personal manners and outstanding patient care.

Dr. Arfoosh moved to Georgia and founded Pulmonary and Sleep Specialists of Northeast Georgia in 2010. He is currently an assistant clinical professor and instructor for medical students at the Georgia Campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Medical College of Georgia.

He is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

His professional interests include management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, Asthma, Sleep Breathing Disorders, Bronchiectasis, Intersitial Lung Disease and screening for lung cancer.
For several years, Dr. Arfoosh has been actively involved in conducting trials in pulmonary diseases. He currently serves as principal investigator at Vitalink Research on multiple studies.
Dr. Arfoosh has the following American Board Certifications:
  • ABIM – Internal Medicine
  • ABIM – Pulmonary Medicine
  • ABIM – Sleep Medicine
  • ABIM – Critical Care Medicine

Therapeutic Areas