About the Author

Dr. Lewis Wesselius received his MD degree from the University of Kansas and completed a pulmonary fellowship at the University of California, San Diego. He has held previous academic positions at the University of Kansas and the Phoenix VA before joining Mayo Clinic Arizona where he is an associate professor and the pulmonary fellowship director. He is interested in airways disease, lung cancer, occupational lung disease, and interstitial lung disease. He is board certified in internal medicine and pulmonary medicine. He is also an Associate Editor of the Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

Disclosure: Dr. Wesselius states that he does not have any financial arrangements that could constitute a conflict of interest.