Asif Anwar, MD, is a Board Certified physician with more than 20 years of experience specializing in pulmonary medicine and critical care. He treats patients with pulmonary and respiratory diseases such as asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
Dr. Anwar served as Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Air Force Reserves as well as a flight surgeon. He has earned numerous awards throughout his career including Military Hero from the Red Cross, Physician of the Year, Outstanding Researcher and the Clinical Excellence Award by the US Airforce.
Conditions Commonly Treated:
- Pulmonary and respiratory diseases
Dr. Anwar's Education and Training:
- Sind Medical College, University of Karachi, Pakistan
- Forest Park Hospital with Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
- St. John's Mercy Medical Center with Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis Missouri
- Pulmonary Disease
- Critical Care Medicine
- Internal Medicine
Getting to Know Dr. Anwar:
In his free time, Dr. Anwar enjoys reading, sports, photography and painting. He has written two books and many articles/abstracts about critical care, emergency medicine and more. Additionally, he speaks eight different languages including English, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Pushto, Sindhi, Arabic and Persian.