Pulmonology

Fredric Jaffe, DO

Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Director, Pulmonary Function Testing and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, Temple University Hospital
Medical Director, Temple Sleep Center at Oaks

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Sleep medicine
Education
  • DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Training
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
Memberships
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
Awards and Honors
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Osteopathic Internists
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Laennec Society of Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
  • American Society of Internal Medicine

Publications

Publications

Bobbak Vahid, MD, Bernadette Wildemore, MD, Timothy Lin, MD, Neil Mushlin, MD, Fredric Jaffe, DO, Gregory C. Kane, MD., What caused diffuse alveolar hemorrhage in a patient with gout?, Journal of Respiratory Diseases, October 2006: Pages 441-443.

Bobbak Vahid, MD, Fredric Jaffe, DO: Unusual Case of Respiratory Failure in a HIV Infected Patient: HSV Type 2 Pneumonia. The Internet Journal of Pulmonary Medicine. 2006. Volume 6 Number 1.

"Endoscopy in the ICU," Harvey M. Licht, Fredric Jaffe, and Gilbert D’Alonzo, Critical Care Study Guide: Text and Review. 2010 United States: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 168-180.

"Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage", Harvey M. Licht, Fredric Jaffe, and Gilbert D’Alonzo, Critical Care Study Guide: Text and Review. 2010 United States: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 375-386.