George Chaux, MD

Medical Director, Lung Transplant Center

George E. Chaux, MD is Medical Director of the Lung Transplant Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Chaux has specialized certification in pulmonary medicine and in critical care medicine. His primary areas of research and clinical interest involve state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and postoperative management strategies for lung transplant patients.

Dr. Chaux has made numerous presentations at professional symposia, and he has written articles for peer-reviewed publications, including Circulation, Clinical Infectious Diseases and Critical Care Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and a member of the American College of Physicians, American Thoracic Society and International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation.

Dr. Chaux received his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine and his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. At the University of California, San Diego Medical Center, he completed an internship and residency in internal medicine, serving as Chief Resident, and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine. He also served as Medical Director of the Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program at UCSD following his training and before coming to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

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