Barry J. Make
Barry J. Make, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Make is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
America’s Top Doctors 2019 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
Research AreasResearch Areas

Education

Education
Jefferson Medical College, MD
Pennsylvania State University, BS
Residency
University of Michigan Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
Boston University Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine
University of West Virginia Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine

Awards & Recognition

2013 and 2015: America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
Editor, Journal of the COPD Foundation

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Critical Care Medicine

Professional Memberships

American Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians (Fellow)
AACVPR (Fellow)

Publications

Ries A, Make, BJ, Reilly, J. Pulmonary rehabilitation in emphysema. Proc Am Thorac Soc 2008; 5:524-529.

Washko GR, Criner GJ, Mohsenifar Z, Sclurba FC, Sharafkhaneh A, Make BJ, Hoffman EA, Reilly, JJ. Computed tomographic-based quantification of emphysema and correlation to pulmonary function and mechanics. COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 2008;5:177-186.

Make B, Martinez F. Assessment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Proc Am Thorac Soc 2008:5:884-890.

McGhan R, Radcliff T, Fish R, Sutherland ER, Welsh C, Make B. Predictors of rehospitalization and death after a severe exacerbation of COPD. Chest 2007; 132: 1748-1755.

Make BJ. How can we assess outcomes of clinical trials: The MCID approach. COPD 2007; 4(3): 191-194.

Hospital Affiliations

  • University of Colorado Hospital

Academic Affiliations

Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

Conflicts of Interest

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654

 

Locations

  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

Patient Ratings

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

Provider showed concern
4.8

Friendliness
4.9

Spoke using clear language
4.9

Provider explained things clearly
4.8

Amount of time spent with you
4.9

Provider included you in decisions
4.9

Confidence in your doctor
4.9

Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.9
 

Comments

Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2019
*Dr. Make has been my pulmonologist for 9 years/grateful for his knowledge.

National Jewish Health PatientApril, 2019
I feel very very fortunate for my healthcare "team" at National Jewish. I am blessed indeed.

National Jewish Health PatientFebruary, 2019
Dr. Make is the by far the best specialist I've ever seen.

National Jewish Health PatientFebruary, 2019
Just hope he don't retired to soon.

National Jewish Health PatientFebruary, 2019
Has always been thorough.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
Excellent.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
*Dr. Make is the only doctor I want to handle my [PHI] illness. We have come a long way over the years.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
One of the best.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2018
*Dr. Make was exceptional in addressing my major concerns and giving me excellent advice to resolve issues long-term.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2018
DR MAKE the best for knowing how to treat my [condition]. He is very though and honest, easy to understand. Just a nice person to have as my doctor I feel very grateful

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