Claudia Onofrei, MD, MSc Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Claudia Onofrei, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Onofrei is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Instructor Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Department of Medicine Castle Connolly & 5280 Top Doctors 2023 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 4.9 out of 5 stars 112 Patient Ratings 37 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Center for Post-COVID Care and Recovery Department of Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult) Specialties & Conditions Asthma Chronic Cough Dyspnea (Shortness of Breath) Special Interests Drug-Induced Lung Disease, Interstitial Lung Disease Education Education 2002 - 2008 Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, Medicine Residency 2012 - 2015 Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington DC, Internal Medicine Fellowship 2015 - 2018 Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, Pulmonary & Critical Care Board Certification 2015: Internal Medicine 2017: Pulmonary Professional Memberships American Thoracic Society, ACCP Ask a Question through MyChart Sign in to your MyChart 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 4.9 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 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– July, 2023 Very impressed with Dr. Onofrei's compassion and understanding of what I was experiencing. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2023 I was concerned that my first visit would be time consuming and that the provider would recommend significant changes in the plan of care developed by my provider in another sate.. My worries were needless. The focus was on making my transition to Colorado smooth and supporting me in continuing with the current plan. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2023 Love Dr Onofrei! She takes her time to explain what's going on and checks in if I have Questions. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2023 It was a that visit - I only needed a prescription. #4. I was only there to get a prescription. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2023 I finally feel like we might be getting somewhere to find the cause of my chronic cough. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2023 Doesn't expand or provide supporting information. I have no confidence in the care provided. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2023 *Dr. Onofrei is one of the best providers I have ever had at any facility. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2023 She showed very concerned about my care and provide ongoing testing too improve my healthIn the way I do believe will be helpful too me National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2023 Dr. Onofrei is the BEST!!! I like working with her, I always feel good about my progress when I leave an appointment with her. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2023 This was one of the best experiences I've had recently w/a doctor. She listened and paid attention and validated my concerns. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2023 *Dr. Onofrei took great care reviewing my history as I am a new patient. She listened about my concerns and concerned it was valid. Gave me suggestions for moving forward I'm delighted I visited! show more National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 *Dr. Onofrei is a very good doctor! National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 I have always appreciated the care and concern I have received from Dr. Onofrei. I feel that I am in good hands. Also, the little gal that demonstrates use of the inhaler or other procedures associated with my care is very good!! She is an asset to your organization. I sincerely give both of them an "excellant" rating. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 Dr. actually listened to me - she LOOKED at me, she treated me as if what I said was important. Not used to such courtesy! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 Dr Onofrei is a very good listener who truly makes an effort to understand her patients. She is thorough and careful in her communication. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 Excellent bedside manner per say National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 Outstanding listener; patient and attentive. Didn't hurry me, but got right to the point with answers. I hate doctors who talk to me at a 4th grade level; each patient is different and I want a discussion commensurate with my understanding of the situation. Would highly recommend. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 *Dr. Onofrei is outstanding, extremely knowledgeable and compassionate. All care providers should be as inspiring. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2022 Dr. Onofrei is always so caring and responsive. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2022 Care providers were all very supportive and friendly. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2022 Listened carefully to my concerns, assured me I was wise to come in, provided written information about the tests and verbal explanation of why she... National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Dr. Onofrei treated me with respect and compassion. My husband was in the appointment as well and she showed him that same level of respect and compassion when he had something to say or share about my health. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2022 Dr. Onofrei was amazing. She was extremely thorough and asked the right questions for my systems. She quickly pieced together my history and systems and provided options for treatments. She was also extremely patient and even reminded me that there was no hurry. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2022 Dr. Onofrei has been so attentive and kind and listens very well to my concerns. No rushing through the visit at all National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 Doctor Onofrei was very thorough, very patient, very informative and I, as well as my husband who was at the appointment with me, felt like we are finally in a good direction to get some help. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 Very good experience. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 Excellent listening & communication. I was surprised at the limited physical exam, but I had substantially recorded my own relevant data and health patterns beforehand so perhaps a more extensive exam wasn't needed. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 I was very apprehensive about this appointment as I have had some bad luck with providers in the past. She was awesome and put my mind at ease and actually listened to my concerns and frustrations. As a patient with long covid issues, I really needed a provider to listen to me and come up with a solid plan with goals for me and she did just that! She spent over 40 mins with us and answered all of my questions. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 Exceptionally informative and forthright. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 Dr. Onofre was amazing. Very empathetic, explained everything a d made me feel very comfortable. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 I am extremely pleased with Dr Onofrei. She explained the reasoning for her treatment options and referred me to someone in the sleep clinic to help me better understand my the care I needed. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 I wanted a different dosage of medication than the one the doctor gave me, but of course, they know better, that is why she is the doctor and I am not National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 Good. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 I was very impressed with Dr. Onefrie. She listened to me and reassured my that there was help for my [condition]. She referred me to several other doctors in the National Jewish Health system and I am awaiting their care. She gave me hope. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2021 My wife is handicapped. *Dr. Onofrei included her by phone so she could hear my exam. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2021 Dr. Onofrei took the necessary time to meet with me, listened to my needs, explained her recommendations, etc. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 I so appreciate the respect that Dr Onofre shows to me and my lifestyle choices even as It relates to my lung health.