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Pulmonology

Gerard J. Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP

Specialties

Pulmonology, Critical Care

Distinctions
4.7
196 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
publications
ratings & reviews
about me
Clinical Interests
  • Advanced lung disease
  • Airway disorders
  • COPD
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Lung volume reduction
  • Lung transplantation
Research Interests
  • Advanced lung disease (COPD, emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, respiratory failure)
  • Critical care medicine
Education
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Training
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
Memberships
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
Awards and Honors
  • Top Doctors, Pulmonary Disease, Philadelphia magazine, 2016-2019
  • Best Doctors in America®, Pulmonary Medicine & Critical Care Medicine, 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020
offices

Office Locations

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 215-707-6867

Temple Health Oaks

Oaks Corporate Center

450 Cresson Blvd, Suite 200

Phoenixville, PA 19460

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 610-650-5149

publications
Digital Bibliography
Publications

Criner GJ, D’Alonzo G (eds). Pulmonary Pathophysiology 1998. Fence Creek Publishing Co, Lyndell, PA.

Criner GJ, D’Alonzo G (eds). Critical Care Medicine Study Guide 2002. Springer-Verlag Publishing Co. New York, NY.

Criner GJ (ed). Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation. 2002 Respiratory Clinics North America. W.B. Saunders Publishing Co. Philadelphia, PA.

ratings & reviews

196 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more.

OVERALL RATING

4.70 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.6
Provider expl in way you understand
4.7
Provider listen carefully to you
4.8
Show respect for what you say
4.6
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
August 30, 2019

I've been seeing Dr. Criner for many years. In my opinion he is an excellent physician!

4.5
August 13, 2019

[...] I was very happy with the care I received

5.0
August 13, 2019

excellent care,knowledgeable of issues,

5.0
August 12, 2019

Dr Criner and his staff are the most compassionate and professional staff that I have ever encountered.

4.0
August 6, 2019

Am happy with the team, especially Dr. Criner [...].

5.0
July 23, 2019

Dr. Criner and his entire staff are most excellent!! So happy to BE THEIR PATIENT.

5.0
July 21, 2019

Exceptional

5.0
July 16, 2019

always good ..

5.0
July 9, 2019

Dr Criner is great provider.

5.0
July 1, 2019

My visit exceeded my expectations. I was more than satisfied.

5.0
June 17, 2019

very professional

5.0
June 17, 2019

all good

3.8
June 13, 2019

Dr. Criner and his team are expert at what they do. I could not be happier with the result of the procedure. I had performed at the Temple Lung Center.

5.0
June 12, 2019

I am very pleased with the care I have received so far.

5.0
June 2, 2019

EXCELLENCE AND NUMBER ONE IN PULMONARY CARE NOT JUST IN PHILA. BUT, THE WORLD!!!!

5.0
May 29, 2019

Reassuring and helpful medical care. An extremely knowledgeable and thoughtful physician.

5.0
May 21, 2019

I'm very happy with the care that Dr Criner and his staff give me. [...]

5.0
April 29, 2019

only good, great

5.0
April 29, 2019

I always have a very nice visit

5.0
April 27, 2019

This was my first visit to Temple Lung Center at Oaks. i was extremely pleased and will continue to see Dr Criner. Initially, I came in for a second opinion. i was so pleased with the service, that I intend to have the tests done thats Dr. Criner requested and I will be following up with him in early June 2019.

Office Locations

Temple Lung Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 215-707-6867

Temple Health Oaks

Oaks Corporate Center

450 Cresson Blvd, Suite 200

Phoenixville, PA 19460

Phone: 800-TEMPLE-MED

Fax: 610-650-5149