Dr. Thomas Gildea is a distinguished pulmonologist with a stellar reputation in advanced diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy. His medical journey began at MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine, leading to a pivotal fellowship at Cleveland Clinic. His work has been groundbreaking, particularly in electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy, earning him the Cleveland Clinic Innovator Award.
In the realm of pulmonary medicine, Dr. Gildea’s expertise is unparalleled, especially in complex cases involving lung volume reduction and transplantation. His commitment to clinical excellence and innovation is further exemplified by his involvement in the development of 3D printing processes for airway stents. As the Section Head of Bronchology at the Respiratory Institute, he not only practices medicine but also actively shapes the future of pulmonary care through research and education.
He works in the pulmonary medicine surgery department.
Dr. Thomas works at - Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Dr. Thomas specializes in diseases and treatments such as bronchoscopy, thoracentesis, lung transplant and anoxia, emphysema, lung cancer.