Robert A. Meguid, MPH, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Robert A. Meguid, MPH, is a surgeon at National Jewish Health. Dr. Meguid is in the Division of Specialty Services. Thoracic Surgeon Assistant Professor of Surgery Thoracic Surgery Clinic Division of Specialty Services 5280 Top Doctors 2021 Previously a 5280 Top Doctor America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Overview Contact Info & Locations Programs & Services Cancer Care Division of Specialty Services Surgery Thoracic Surgery Specialties & Conditions Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Esophageal Cancer Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)/Pulmonary Fibrosis Lung Cancer Lung Nodules Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) Special Interests Specializing in thoracic surgeries and procedures, including Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) biopsies, lung volume reduction surgery, Mediastinoscopy, nodule resection, Nissen fundoplication, tracheal dilations for tracheal stenosis, pectus excavatum, pectus carinatum, Poland syndrome, hyperhidrosis, thymectomy, mediastinal tumors, chronic abdominal pain due to pancreatitis, diaphragm paralysis, esophageal cancer and chest wall tumors. Research Interests My research interests include surgical clinical outcomes in thoracic oncology and lung transplantation, nutrition and metabolism, and identifying processes of care which lead to improved outcomes for surgical patients in order to improve patient care and shape health care policy. Education Education 2008 John Hopkins University, MPH 2002 The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, MD 1997 Brown University, ScB Residency 2002 - 2010 John Hopkins University School of Medicine Program, Surgery Fellowship 2010 - 2012 University of Washington Program, Cardiothoracic Surgery Awards & Recognition 2016: Ben Eiseman Surgical Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, University of Colorado School of Medicine 2016: Clinical Excellence and Patient Safety Award, University of Colorado School of Medicine 2014: Certified, The American Board of Thoracic Surgery 2014: Fellow of the American College of Surgeons 2013: Nomination, the Golden Stethoscope Preceptor and Teaching Award, University of Colorado School of Medicine 2011: Certified, The American Board of Surgery 2008: Research Award, Eastern Vascular Society 2007: G. Melville Williams Hero Award, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dept of Surgery 2007: J. Maxwell Chamberlain Memorial Award for Paper in General Thoracic Surgery, Society for Thoracic Surgeons 2007: TSDA Resident Research Award, Thoracic Surgery Directors Association 2007: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health Board Certification 2014: The American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Certified 2011: The American Board of Surgery, Certified Professional Memberships American College of Surgeons (ACS), Fellow Association of Academic Surgery, Member Denver Academy of Surgery, Member General Thoracic Surgery Club, Member Society of Surgical Oncology, Member Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) Surgical Outcomes and Applied Research Program, University of Colorado, Member Surgical Outcomes Club, Member The Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association, Member Thoracic Outcomes Research Network (ThORN), Founding Member Western Thoracic Surgical Association, Active Member Academic Affiliations Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine Teaching & Professional Positions Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine Ask a Question through Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 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. 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.