Charles L. Daley, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Charles L. Daley, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Daley serves as Chief of the Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections. Chief, Division of Mycobacterial & Respiratory Infections Professor Department of Medicine 5280 Top Doctors 2019 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® 2018-2019 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2019 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.9 out of 5 stars 133 Patient Ratings 28 Patient Comments × No Rating Available In order to provide the most accurate and useful information on our providers, we only post satisfaction data when a provider has received a minimum of 30 survey responses. 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Close Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Department of Medicine Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections Infectious Diseases Inpatient and Extended Outpatient Program Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Infections Program NTM Center of Excellence Specialties & Conditions Bronchiectasis Overview Chronic Respiratory Infections Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) Overview Tuberculosis (TB) Research Areas Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections Related Clinical Trials Tuberculosis Testing for Healthy Adults Tuberculosis Testing for NTM Patients Special Interests Research Interests My research has focused on clinical and epidemiological studies of tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial infections. In particular, I am interested in the molecular epidemiology of these infections and how we can better elucidate issues relevant to the transmission and pathogenesis of these important diseases. I am also interested in studying new diagnostic tests and new drugs and treatment regimens. In addition to my research I am very committed to medical education and training individuals to do clinical and epidemiologic research. 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Associate Editor, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Michael S. Stulbarg Outstanding Teaching Award, University of California, San Francisco Faculty Ambassador Award, National Jewish Health Board Certification Internal Medicine Pulmonary Medicine Critical Care Professional Memberships American Thoracic Society Colorado Thoracic Society International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease American College Chest Physicians, Fellow Publications Cattamanchi A, Nahid P, Marras TK, Gotway MB, Lee TJ, Gonzalez LC, Morris A, Webb WR, Osmond DH, Daley CL. Detailed analysis of the radiographic presentation of Mycobacterium kansasii lung disease in HIV-infected patients. Chest 2008;133:875-880. Mazurek GH, Weis SE, Moonan PK, Daley CL, Bernando J, Lardizabel AA, Reves RR, Tony SR, Daniels LJ, LoBue PA. Prospective comparison of tuberculin skin test and two-whole blood interferon-gamma release assays in tuberculosis suspects. CID 2007;45:837-845. DeRiemer K, Kawamura M, Hopewell PC, Daley CL. Quantitative impact of human immunodeficiency virus infection on tuberculosis dynamics. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007;176:936-944. Nahid P, Gonzalez L, Rudoy I, de Jong B, Daley CL. Treatment outcomes for HIV-related tuberculosis in San Francisco. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007;17:1199-1206. Burgos M, Gonzalez LC, Paz EA, Gournis E, Kawamura M, Schecter G, Hopewell PC, Daley CL. Treatment of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in San Francisco: An outpatient-based approach. CID 2005;40:968-975. Hospital Affiliations Denver Health Medical Center Academic Affiliations Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Teaching & Professional Positions Chair, Sterring Committee, Bronchiectasis Registry Chair, Board Member, ATS, MTPI Assembly, ATS Member, Green Light Committee ATS/CDC/IDSA Writing Committees for 6 guidelines Chair, Diagnostic Work Group, CDC Member, DOTS - Plus Working Group 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: 877.225.5654Fax: 303.398.1780 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 4.9 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 5 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 Patient– June, 2019 *Dr. Daley is THE very best Infectious Disease doctor. I am very fortunate to be his patient. Keep up the good work. *Dr. Daley, all of your patients are so grateful to you. I know quite a few of your patients through my support group and they/we all love you. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Excellent care by physician and nurses National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 good experience National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 GREAT MD!! National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2019 dr Daly is one of the best doctors I ever had he is kind ,caring ,present,intelligent, knows how to explain things . Excellent doctor National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 [Unrelated] my actual appt. time with him is ideal. He is patient, understanding and as instructive as possible about my health issues. Best physician I've ever had. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 *Dr. Daley has been excellent in all areas! National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 I have the highest regard and confidence in Dr. Daley. One of the reasons I see him is due to his knowledge and treatment of my specific medical condition. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 *Dr. Daley is the best!! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2018 I know Dr. Daley is extremely busy, but somehow, he never appears rushed or harried. He comes in, greets me warmly, and sits down to discuss the day's issues. He goes over current labs and scans, reviews my medications and concerns, does his exam and then we discuss the plan for the next six months. [PHI], I know much if not most of Dr. Daley's time is taken up by research on new drugs and working with others in the field. However, he is also a very caring physician . . . National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2018 *Dr. Daley is always caring and wonderful. Totally trust him. He needs to move closer to where I live. show more National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2018 I could not have had a better experience. *Dr. Daley is compassionate, informative and an expert in his field. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2018 please read earlier comments about Dr. Daley's excellence National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 I am very blessed to be a patient of Dr. Daley. Wouldn't want anyone else. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Excellent National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Dr. Daly was informative, interested and invested in my health and seeking to assure I had the care I need. His expertise and commitment to health care is outstanding. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Dr Daley is a very caring and thoughtful doctor. Definitely the best care provider I have had in my journey with this illness. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2018 Condition still be evaluated. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2018 since I started seeing Dr. Daley [time] I am feeling so much better. That's the reason I go to National Jewish Health from [place and time] National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2018 A complicated medical history makes my treatment a challenge. *Dr. Daley never fails to consider all of my body and not just my [condition]. EXCEPTIONAL physician. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2018 I traveled from [place], to visit with *Dr. Daley. He did NOT disappoint. He is an outstanding physician, extraordinary accessible, approachable & of course, extremely knowledgeable. I feel fortunate to have him as my physician. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2018 *Dr. Daley is consistently a professional, concerned, and respectful provider. I feel very confident with him and the care he provides. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2018 *Dr. Daley is outstanding in his field & as a person. I am complimented to have him as my doctor. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 My husband & I both respect, admire & like *Dr. Daley very much! National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 Dr.Daley and [my other NJ doctor] are awesome! National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 Doctor Daley is outstanding. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 wonderful National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2018 If you don't have an early appt. in the day, the wait can be really long. However, this provider never makes you feel like he is rushing.