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

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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, 2018
Good doctor and care about me. Thank you *Dr. Beuther great job on me.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
Dr. Beuther is outstanding in every way: professional, caring, knowledgeable, personable.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2018
I didn't think I could ever have another doctor as good as [my previous doctor], but I was wrong; Dr. Beuther is great!

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2018
I have been seeing Dr. Beuther for a couple of years now for my [medical] issues and has been great. He is always professional and friendly when I see him. I would recommend him to anyone because he is good.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
It was a pleasure to meet the doctor. My previous doctor retired and the new one took the time to see my record previously. He explained to me all the alternatives we have to treat my condition.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
I can not say enough good things about Doc Beuther. If I moved further away from Denver, I would still keep Doc Beuther as my doctor.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
Dr, Beuther is an excellent Dr. I would highly recommend him. A very kind man. I so appreciate him.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2018
OUTSTANDING PHYSICIAN & now a great friend

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
I have had no bad experience and love him & trust him. He is a very wonderful provider.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
I learned a lot from *Dr. Beuther. He helped me "so" much after 2 yrs. of constant sickness. We still have a little more to overcome but I am confident. *Dr. Beuther will figure it out with the correct answers & action.

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