Cecile S. Rose, MD, MPH Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Cecile Rose is a pulmonologist and occupational/environmental medicine physician in Denver at National Jewish Health. Dr. Rose specializes in pneumoconiosis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, silicosis, coal worker's pneumoconiosis and respiratory illnesses affecting post-9/11 veterans. She is the Medical Director for the Colorado Miners Clinic, the Center of Excellence for Silicosis & its Prevention Program and the Center of Excellence on Deployment-Related Lung Disease. Professor Department of Medicine Division of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences 5280 Top Doctors 2022 (17th year) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (17th year) 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 4.9 out of 5 stars 45 Patient Ratings 22 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Center of Excellence for Silicosis & its Prevention Program Center of Excellence on Deployment-Related Lung Disease Department of Medicine Division of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Miners Clinic of Colorado Specialties & Conditions Asbestosis Bronchiolitis Obliterans Chronic Bronchitis Chronic Respiratory Failure Coal Worker's Pneumoconiosis Emphysema Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Military & Veterans Lung Disease Occupational Asthma Occupational Related Lung Disease Sarcoidosis Overview Silicosis Research Areas Coal Worker's Pneumoconiosis Environmental and Occupational Diseases Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Inflammation Military & Veterans Lung Disease Pulmonary Disease Research, Other Silicosis Sarcoidosis Related Clinical Trials Mineral Dust & Lung Disease Silicosis Registry Special Interests Research Interests Dr. Rose leads research on mining-related lung diseases including silicosis and coal worker’s pneumoconiosis. Her research is also centered on respiratory diseases affecting post-9/11 military veterans. Additional research has been focused on hypersensitivity pneumonitis and sarcoidosis. Clinical Interests Dr. Rose has a long-standing interest in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of occupational and environmental lung diseases. She has particular expertise in dust diseases of the lung (pneumoconiosis) and in respiratory illnesses affecting post- 9/11 veterans. She also is experienced in the diagnosis and management of patients with granulomatous lung diseases such as hypersensitivity pneumonitis. News & Videos National Jewish Health Awarded $11.5 Million in Department of Defense Grants National Jewish Health Physicians Recognized for Excellence Severe Silicosis Found Among Fabricators of Engineered Quartz Stone Education Education 1976 - 1980 University of Illinois School of Medicine, MD Residency 1980 - 1983 Medical College of Virginia, Internal Medicine Fellowship 1983 - 1986 Medical College of Virginia, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, Awards & Recognition 2014 and 2015: Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc. 2013, to current America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 Exceptional Women in Medicine, Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Board Certification Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Occupational Medicine Publications View Publications Academic Affiliations Professor, Department of Medicine (Pulmonary Division), University of Colorado Denver; Secondary appointment in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health 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 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 4.9 Friendliness 5 Spoke using clear language 4.9 Provider explained things clearly 4.9 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 5 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– January, 2023 *Dr. Rose has always been kind, caring & thorough. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 *Dr. Rose is simply the best! National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2022 Dr. Rose and her PA are extraordinary. This is my 3rd visit and each time I feel like I am being heard and cared for in a way I have never experienced. They listen and ask questions and allow a great deal of discussion about my care plan. Very honest and that means more to me than anything. I honestly feel Dr. Rose cares deeply for her patients and it is important for her that we do understand. My spouse was with me on my last visit, and he commented on the way they explain things. She comes down to our level and explains things in terms we understand. I am just very impressed with Dr. Rose and Richard. The way they work together is very impressive as well. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2022 All of our experience was above our expectations, and it was obvious our concerns were addressed. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2022 Dr. Rose and her PA Richard are very professional and personable. Absolutely great. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Dr. Rose is the best provider I've ever had National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 *Doctor Rose, and PA *Richard were amazing. Couldn't ask for more concern, about my issues. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2022 I would put excellent down if it was a choice. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 I wish every doctor cared as much as *Dr. Rose does. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 *Dr. Rose knows me very well, maybe too well. She shows me all test results & anticipated my questions. She is totally awesome! National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2022 This place is a well oiled machine. *Dr. Rose & her PA work together beautifully. *Dr. Rose did not just wash her hands of me - she seemed to truly want to find a diagnosis for my issues. show more National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2022 *Dr. Rose is my absolute favorite. She is so knowledgeable & caring and passes that on to her patients. She takes a genuine interest, both personal & professional with her patients. I dread the day she retires. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 *Dr. Rose is phenomenal in every regard! National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 Dr Rose goes beyond the call to make sure you understand everything. She is such a asset to any institution. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 *Dr. Rose has always demonstrated my care was her priority. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 Highly recommend the entire team for others needing similar care. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 *Dr. Rose is the best! I have been seeing her since 1999 for 2 different conditions. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 Every visit I have with *Dr. Rose is excellent! National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Had assistant who listened & took notes & made comments that were helpful. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Dr. Rose is a super doctor and I am a tough grader. She spent the time, effort and energy in order to insure that I understood what my situation was. She is excellent at explaining things in layman's terms and I totally trust her. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Fantastic people. Best Doctors National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 *Dr. Rose is very good at what she does!