Frederick Steven Wamboldt, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Frederick Steven Wamboldt, MD, is a psychiatrist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Wamboldt is in the Division of Medicine, Behavioral & Community Health. Professor Co-Director, Center for Health Promotion Division of Medical, Behavioral & Community Health Department of Medicine 5280 Top Doctors 2019 (12 years) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (12 years) 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 × 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. We have not yet received the minimum number of surveys for this provider, or this provider is a researcher who only sees a limited number of patients in clinic. To learn more about this survey, visit our about the Press Ganey Survey page. Close Overview Contact Info & Locations Programs & Services Department of Medicine Division of Medical, Behavioral & Community Health Specialties & Conditions Health Behavior Assessments (out-of-state patients only) Psychiatric Psychosomatic Medical Special Interests Dr. Wamboldt's clinical practice is within the Department of Medicine at National Jewish Health where he specializes in patient-centered, family-friendly psychosocial interventions for those suffering from chronic cardiopulmonary illness. As Co-Director of the Center for Health Promotion, he leads a very active research program with three major areas of emphasis, all of which examine individual, family and/or social processes in the context of stress, typically chronic cardiopulmonary illness. First are observational and interventional studies examining biopsychosocial factors influencing treatment adherence and outcomes in patients and families dealing with chronic cardiopulmonary illness. Second are community-based projects, in particular studies aiming to reduce health disparities within low-income, racial/ethnic minority, and/or isolated rural communities. Third are projects evaluating systems change within healthcare practices as well as related public health policy. See More View Publications News & Videos National Jewish Health Physicians Recognized for Excellence Education Education 1977 - 1981 University of Wisconsin Medical School (Madison, WI), Medicine Internships 1981 - 1982 University of Wisconsin Medical School (Madison, WI), Psychiatry Residency 1982 - 1985 University of Wisconsin Medical School (Madison, WI), Psychiatry Awards & Recognition The Sally Lease Bartalot Endowed Fund for Psychosocial Medicine 5280 Top Doctors 2016 (10th year) Best Doctors in America® 2015-2016 — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Board Certification 2008: Psychosomatic Medicine 1986: Psychiatry Professional Memberships American Thoracic Society Academcy of Psychosocial Medicine Publications Lehrer PM, Wamboldt FS: Biofeedback as a treatment for asthma: Evaluation of current evidence. In MS Schwartz & F Andrasik (Eds) Biofeedback: A Practitioner’s Guide, Fourth Edition. 2016. Lehrer P, Wamboldt F & Aviles M. Behavioral Factors in Management of Asthma. In Mostofsky D. (Ed) The Handbook of Behavioral Medicine. Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley, pp. 679-710, 2014. Bender BG, Cvietusa PJ, Goodrich GK, Lowe R, Nuanes HA, Rand C, Shetterly S, Tacinas C, Vollmer WM, Wagner N, Wamboldt FS, Xu S, Magid DJ. Pragmatic Trial of Health Care Technologies to Improve Adherence to Pediatric Asthma Treatment: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA pediatrics. 2015; PMID: 25664620, PMCID: pending Belkin A, Fier K, Albright K, Baird S, Crowe B, Eres L, Korn M, Maginn L, McCormick M, Root ED, Vierzba T, Wamboldt FS, Swigris JJ. Protocol for a mixed-methods study of supplemental oxygen in pulmonary fibrosis. BMC pulmonary medicine. 2014;14:169. PMID: 25361630, PMCID: PMC4232731. Swigris JJ, Streiner DL, Brown KK, Belkin A, Green KE, Wamboldt FS. Assessing exertional dyspnea in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Respiratory medicine. 2014 Jan;108(1):181-8. PMID: 24388667, PMCID: PMC3951298. Academic Affiliations Professor of Psychaitry, University of Colorado School of Medicine Website Information Center for Health Promotion 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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