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Pulmonology

Gerard J. Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP

Specialties

Pulmonology, Critical Care

Distinctions
4.7
207 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

207 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
Gives easy to understand instruction
4.6
Explains in a way you understand
4.7
Listens carefully to you
4.8
Shows respect for what you say
4.5
Spends enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
3.1
October 15, 2019

I received surprisingly depressing news, which the Dr. handled well. [...]

5.0
October 14, 2019

Great care by Dr Criner for many years. Simply the Best!

5.0
September 17, 2019

Very good excelent

4.0
September 16, 2019

good

3.5
September 16, 2019

Dr Criner is excellent. Getting to him is nearly impossible. [...] I think Dr Criner is a TOP DOC.. when I can get to him. But his support staff and structure are really problematic. [...]

5.0
September 16, 2019

very satisfied

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.

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