Matthew Koslow
Matthew Koslow, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Koslow is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Department of Medicine

Special Interests

My special interest is state-of-the-art comprehensive care of patients with diffuse parenchymal lung diseases. Knowledge and diagnostic methods continue to improve our ability to provide more precise diagnoses and therapies to preserve quality of life and prevent disease progression. I also believe shared decision making is an integral part of effective and compassionate care.


George Washington University School of Medicine (Washington, D.C.), MD
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, NY), Internal Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, NY), Internal Medicine
Inova Fairfax Hospital (Falls Church, VA), Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplant
Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN), Pulmonary Diseases Fellowship
Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University (Ramat Gan, Israel), Pulmonary Medicine Department

Awards & Recognition

2018: Alissa Award for Excellence in Quality Improvement for Best Team Project, Mayo Clinic,
2005: Outstanding House Officer, Internal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
2005: Dean's Internal Review Committee, Montefiore Medical Center

Board Certification

2005, 2015: Internal Medicine
2019: Pulmonary Medicine

Professional Memberships

American College of Chest Physicians
American Thoracic Society


Rheumatoid pulmonary nodules: clinical and imaging features compared with malignancy. Koslow M, Young JR, Yi ES, Baqir M, Decker PA, Johnson GB, Ryu JH. Eur Radiol. 2019 Apr;29(4):1684-1692.  PMID: 30288558

Peripheral blood telomere alterations in ground glass opacity (GGO) lesions may suggest malignancy. Koslow M, Shitrit D, Israeli-Shani L, Uziel O, Beery E, Osadchy A, Refaely Y, Shochet GE, Amiel A. Thorac Cancer. 2019 Mar 12. PMID: 30864244

COPD Guidelines: A Review of the 2018 GOLD Report. Mirza S, Clay RD, Koslow MA, Scanlon PD. Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Oct;93(10):1488-1502. Review. PMID: 30286833

Unexplained cough: it is time to rule out Sjogren's syndrome. Koslow M, Kivity S, Vishnevskia-Dai V, Ben-Dov I. Clin Rheumatol. 2018 May;37(5):1215-1222. PMID: 29388084

The unique clinical features and outcome of infectious endocarditis and vertebral osteomyelitis co-infection. Koslow M, Kuperstein R, Eshed I, Perelman M, Maor E, Sidi Y. Am J Med. 2014 Jul;127(7):669.e9-669.e15. PMID: 24608019

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654



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

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street
    Denver, CO 80218

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National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2021
No complaints

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2021
Positive experience with all nurses and a very positive experience with Dr. Koslow!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2021
Cannot say enough good things about my visit with Dr. Koslow

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2021
He is the best!!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2021
I have nothing but good things to say of all my experiences at Jewish Hospital, and with Dr. Koslow's care. I have always been well taken care of.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2021
dr koslow verrry good at attention to the special conditions of my problems and Illiness!

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2021
I have never had a doctor spend this much time explaining things to me. Dr Koslow was extremely kind

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2021
*Doctor Koslow is the best dr. I've ever had in 60 yrs. He listened!

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2021
Dr Koslow was great!

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2021
Dr. Koslow is the kindest, most compassionate and caring doctor I've ever worked with.

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