Teofilo L. Lee-Chiong Jr, MD

Teofilo L. Lee-Chiong Jr
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Section of Sleep Medicine
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016 (9th year)
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor (9th year)
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Research AreasResearch Areas
    • Pulmonary Disease Research, Other


    University of the East, MD
    Yale, Internal Medicine
    Yale, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
    Dartmouth, Sleep Medicine (Post-Fellowship)

    Awards & Recognition

    2014 and 2015: Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc.
    2013: America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.

    Board Certification

    Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine

    Professional Memberships

    Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
    Diplomate, American Academy of Sleep Medicine


    Sleep Medicine: Essentials and Review (Oxford University Press, USA), Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (Wiley-Liss), Fundamentals of Sleep Technology (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins), Sleep Medicine (Hanley & Belfus), Sleep Medicine Essentials (Wiley Blackwell), and Focus on Sleep Medicine: A Self-Assessment (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins).

    Academic Affiliations

    Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

    Conflicts of Interest

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    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654



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