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Winchester Chest Clinic
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
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Charles Dela Cruz, MD, PhD

Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care
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Patient type treated
Adult
Accepting new patients
Yes
Referral required
From patients or physicians
Board Certified in
Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine), Internal Medicine , and Pulmonary Disease

Biography

Charles Sun Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, specializes in critical care and pulmonary infections, especially chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. He tells new patients, “I will be there working with you through the management of your diagnosis and treatment choices.”

Dr. Dela Cruz says he chose pulmonary medicine because of his interest in lung disease and his desire to discover better treatments. At Yale Medicine, he enjoys the opportunity to provide cutting-edge and personalized treatments for his patients.

He is an assistant professor of medicine (pulmonary) and of microbial pathogenesis at Yale School of Medicine. His research focuses on interactions between microbes in the lungs, and their role in acute and chronic lung diseases. 

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine) and of Microbial Pathogenesis
  • Director, Center for Pulmonary Infection Research and Treatment (CPIRT)

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2009)
  • Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine (2005)
  • MD
    Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
  • PhD
    University of Toronto (2000)
  • BS
    University of Toronto (1994)

Additional Information

Biography

Charles Sun Dela Cruz, MD, PhD, specializes in critical care and pulmonary infections, especially chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. He tells new patients, “I will be there working with you through the management of your diagnosis and treatment choices.”

Dr. Dela Cruz says he chose pulmonary medicine because of his interest in lung disease and his desire to discover better treatments. At Yale Medicine, he enjoys the opportunity to provide cutting-edge and personalized treatments for his patients.

He is an assistant professor of medicine (pulmonary) and of microbial pathogenesis at Yale School of Medicine. His research focuses on interactions between microbes in the lungs, and their role in acute and chronic lung diseases. 

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine) and of Microbial Pathogenesis
  • Director, Center for Pulmonary Infection Research and Treatment (CPIRT)

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2009)
  • Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine (2005)
  • MD
    Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
  • PhD
    University of Toronto (2000)
  • BS
    University of Toronto (1994)

Additional Information

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Winchester Chest Clinic
Fitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
1 of 2