Laurie A. Manka
Laurie A. Manka, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Manka is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Education

Education
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN,
Residency
University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS, Chief Resident
University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Pulmonary/Critical Care

Board Certification

2013: Pulmonary Disease
2010: Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

ACCP
ATS

Publications

Correlation of regional emphysema and lung cancer: a lung tissue research consortium-based study. PubMed

Osseous sarcoidosis: a case of evolving MR appearances correlating with clinical symptoms. PubMed

Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654

 

Locations

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

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street
    Denver, CO 80218

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
4.8

Friendliness
4.9

Spoke using clear language
4.9

Provider explained things clearly
4.9

Amount of time spent with you
4.8

Provider included you in decisions
4.8

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 PatientDecember, 2021
Dr. Manka was outstanding all around. I would recommend her without hesitation and will definitely be back.

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2021
It's important for me to connect with provider on professional level. I experienced a counteous, kind, caring provider!

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2021
Dr. Manka is professional, compassionate, and respectful. She communicates well and I can tell she has actively worked to bring in other opinions from other colleagues to ensure I have the best, most well rounded answer. She's been a breath of fresh air.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
I can't speak highly enough about Dr. Manka. She's smart, personable and helpful. She always makes me feel as if she cares about me as a person

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
Great overall experience.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
Dr Manka took an hour explaining my condition and made sure we understood what the best plan of care for me would be

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
Dr. Manka has my full confidence and has been fantastic while I'm going through a challenging time.

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
I am very pleased with the treatment in service I get from Dr. Manka she is a fantastic position thank you

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2021
I felt she listened to us & our concerns and provided encouragement and a plan.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2021
I understand the way forward

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