Barry J. Make, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient 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 5280 Top Doctors 2020 Previously a 5280 Top Doctor America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.7 out of 5 stars 43 Patient Ratings 10 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services COPD Program Department of Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult) Specialties & Conditions Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Research Areas Chronic Respiratory Failure Complications of Neurologic, Neuromuscular and Skeletal Disorders Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Related Clinical Trials COPD Patient Knowledge News & Videos Exacerbations of COPD Accelerate Lung-Function Loss Spirit of Achievement Award Dinner Raises Nearly $80,000 to Benefit National Jewish Health Education Education 1970 Jefferson Medical College, MD 1968 Pennsylvania State University, BS Residency 1971 - 1973 University of Michigan Medical Center, Internal Medicine Fellowship 1975 - 1976 Boston University Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine 1973 - 1974 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 National Jewish Health physicians and scientists may collaborate with pharmaceutical or other industries to develop medical and scientific breakthroughs or to provide education on trends in quality medical practice and outcomes to physicians and health professionals around the country. National Jewish Health maintains a strict conflict of interest policy to ensure that all potential conflicts are clearly visible and that management plans are put in place in order to further innovation and education while ensuring the protection of our patients and the integrity of our research. National Jewish Health publicly discloses any payment to our physicians or scientists. View this faculty member’s industry relationships and collaborations. Ask a Question through Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 Patient Ratings The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes. 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 4.6 Friendliness 4.8 Spoke using clear language 4.8 Provider explained things clearly 4.7 Amount of time spent with you 4.6 Provider included you in decisions 4.6 Confidence in your doctor 4.8 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.7 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 Patient– March, 2020 Dr Make was very attentive, listened and asked good questions. Very caring National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 I have been a patient of Dr. Make for 15 years. I think he is he best. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 I had a great experience with *Dr. Make. He actually listened to me. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2020 Never any bad experiences. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2019 The best. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 *Dr. Make has been my pulmonologist for 9 years/grateful for his knowledge. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 I feel very very fortunate for my healthcare "team" at National Jewish. I am blessed indeed. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 Dr. Make is the by far the best specialist I've ever seen. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 Just hope he don't retired to soon. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 Has always been thorough.