David A. Beuther
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Chief Medical Information Officer
David A. Beuther, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Beuther is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.

Research AreasResearch Areas
  • Leveraging information systems to enhance clinical trial recruitment
  • Obesity and Asthma

Special Interests

Clinical Interests

Asthma, COPD, and complex chronic airways disorders.

Research Interests

Current research focuses on integration of information systems to improve care delivery, and to enhance the speed and efficiency of clinical trial recruitment. Past research focused on the epidemiology and mechanisms underlying the association between obesity and asthma.


University of Michigan Medical School (Ann Arbor, MI), MD
University of Michigan Health System (Ann Arbor, MI), Internal Medicine
National Jewish Health, Pulmonary Diseases
University of Colorado Denver, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Pulmonary Diseases
American Board of Critical Care Medicine


Beuther DA. Recent Insight Into Obesity and Asthma. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine. 16:64-70, 2010.

Beuther DA. Obesity and Asthma. Clinics In Chest Medicine. 30(3):479-488, Sept 2009. Beuther DA. Hypoventilation in Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 30(3):321-329, 2009.

Sutherland ER, Goleva E, Strand M, Beuther DA, Leung DY. Body Mass and Glucocorticoid Response in Asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 178(7):682-687, 2008.

Beuther DA, Sutherland ER. Overweight, obesity and incident asthma: a meta-analysis of prospective epidemiologic studies. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 175(7):661-666, 2007. [PMID 17234901]

Hospital Affiliations

  • Colorado Acute Long Term Hospital

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, 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.

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654
  • Fax: 303.270.2216



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

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National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2017
Dr. Beuther is pleasantly friendly, delightfully energetic and always provides guidance for current care and projects whet improvement I should expect. If something needs to be done or possibly could be done sooner he makes things happen! He answers all my questions thoughtfully and completely. I trust him completely.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2017
Appeared to not remember my diagnosis.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2017
*David Beuther MD is outstanding and the very best possible.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2017
Provider let to tech instruct me on how to use [Medication] and the differences between reg./hi dose of flu shot confidence in the provider very high.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2017
If there were a rating higher that Very Good, it would have been checked.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2017
Excellent provider in every way.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2017
Again, he is the best.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2017
Dr. Beuther is extremely kind, generous with his time and knowledge and genuinely concerned with my well being. Not only is he impressive as a quality physician, he is a wonderful human being!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2017
Dave Beuther was my first contact with National Jewish and has overseen my care. He has referred me,as needed, to other doctors . I have been treated by all with care,concern and professionalism.

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2017
EXCELLENT DOCTOR!! #8. Didn't get to see him after left the room to get results of breath test - I had one more?

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