Faculty

Robert Lennox
Robert Lenox, MD
Division Chief

Ioana G Amzuta, MD
Ioana G Amzuta, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2006, Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2002, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Central Military Hospital, 1999, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
  • MD/PhD: Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 1996
  • BA: Nicolai Balcescu College, 1986

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Sleep Medicine; Critical Care Medicine; Acute Bronchitis; Asthma; more

Research Interests

  • Sleep Disorder Breathing and Diastolic Dysfunction

Education Interests

  • Pulmonary Physiology

Clinical Interests

  • Sleep Medicine

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Kumar Ashutosh, MD
Kumar Ashutosh, MD
315 464-5440

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 1974
  • Residency: Wilson Memorial Hospital, 1972
  • MD: Bihar University, Bihar, India, 1965
  • MBBS: Darbhanga Medical College, Bihar, India, 1962

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Acute Bronchitis; Asbestos Exposure; Asthma; Blood Clots; more

Anil Ghimire, MD
Anil Ghimire, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2011, Critical Care
  • Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine, 2010, Pulmonary Disease
  • MBBS: B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Science, Dharan, Nepal, 2000

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Asthma; Cystic Fibrosis (CF); Interstitial Lung Disease; more

Research Interests

  • COPD, Pulmonary Infections

Clinical Interests

  • Asthma, COPD, Lung Cancer, Sepsis, End of life issues

Associations/Memberships

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Michael C Iannuzzi, MD
Michael C Iannuzzi, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Colorado Health Science Center, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Fellowship: Webb Waring Lung Institute in Colorado Springs, Pulmonary Sciences
  • Residency: University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
  • MBA: University of Michigan Business School, 2002
  • MD: University of Michigan Medical School, 1979

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Interstitial Lung Disease; Lung Disease; Lung Disorders; Pulmonary Disorders; more

Research Interests

  • Sarcoidosis

Education Interests

  • Clinical problem solving

Clinical Interests

  • Sarcoidosis, interstitial lung disease


Robert Lenox, MD
Robert Lenox, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Robert Packer Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1981, Pulmonary Diseases
  • MD: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1976

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Critical Care Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Internal Medicine; Acute Bronchitis; Asbestos Exposure; Asthma; more

Research Interests

  • Bronchoscopic methods and yields.

Education Interests

  • Pneumoconiosis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Thromboembolic Diseases

Clinical Interests

  • Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung Cancer, Intervential Bronchoscopy, EBUS

Associations/Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • New York State Thoracic Society

Dragos N Manta, MD
Dragos N Manta, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Stony Brook, 2009, Sleep Medicine
  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2008, Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve University, 2001, Internal Medicine
  • Internship: Carol Davila University of Medicine, 1998, Internal Medicine and General Surgery
  • MD: Carol Davila University of Medicine, Bucharest, Romania, 1997

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Sleep Medicine; Asthma; Chronic Bronchitis; more

Research Interests

  • Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders, Sleep Deprivation During Medical Training

Clinical Interests

  • Sleep Medicine (Sleep Apnea, Insomia, Parasomnias), Lung Cancer, Smoking-Related Lung Disease

Associations/Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Anupa Nadkarni, MD
Anupa Nadkarni, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Additional Training: University of Pennsylvania, 2011, Interventional Pulmonary
  • Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center, Pennsylvania, 2011, Critical Care Medicine
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, 2010, Pulmonary Disease
  • Residency: Geisinger Medical Center, Pennsylvania, 2008, Internal Medicine
  • Internship: New York Medical College, 2006, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Goa Medical College, India, 1997, Anesthesiology
  • MBBS: Goa Medical College, India, 1991

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Anesthesiology; Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Acute Bronchitis; Asthma; more

Manju P Paul, MD
Manju P Paul, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, 2013, Interventional Pulmonology
  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2012, Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2009, Internal Medicine
  • MD: St. John's Medical College, Bangalore University, India, 2005

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Critical Care Medicine; Interventional Pulmonology; Pulmonary Diseases; Internal Medicine

Research Interests

  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Bronchoscopy, Pleural Diseases

Education Interests

  • Lung Cancer, Complex Airway Disorders, Malignant Pleural Effusion, Asthma

Clinical Interests

  • Linear and radial endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), Electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy, Endobronchial cryosurgery and electrosurgery, Airway stents, Bronchial thermoplasty, Endobronchial laser resection, Rigid bronchoscopy, Balloon bronchoplasty, Medical thoracoscopy, Placement of chest tubes and PleurX catheters, Percutaneous tracheotomy tube placement

Associations/Memberships

  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology

Birendra P Sah, MD
Birendra P Sah, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2011
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2008
  • MD: B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Science, Dharan, Nepal, 2001

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Acute Bronchitis; Asthma; Bronchiectasis; more

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

Dana Savici, MD
Dana Savici, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: St. Louis University Hospital, 1990
  • MD: University of Timisoara School of Medicine, Romania, 1978

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Pulmonary Diseases; Internal Medicine; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider; Critical Care Medicine; Acute Bronchitis; Acute Kidney Failure; more

Research Interests

  • Respiratory Bronchiolitis-The Diagnostic Significance of Pigmented Macrophages in the Bronchoalveolar Lavage

James F Sexton, MD
James F Sexton, MD
315 464-8668

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Medical College of Ohio Hospital
  • Fellowship: MetroHealth Medical Center, 1998
  • MHS: Case Western Reserve University, 1998
  • MD: Medical College of Ohio at Toledo, 1989

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Diseases; Critical Care Medicine; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider; Acute Bronchitis; Asbestos Exposure; more

Research Interests

  • Cystic Fibrosis, bronchiectasis, infections of the lung, Critical Care and pulmonary hypertension.

Clinical Interests

  • Cystic Fibrosis, bronchiectasis, infections of the lung, Critical Care and pulmonary hypertension.

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)