Roger Maxfield, M.D.

Clinical Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Interventional Bronchoscopy & Endobronchial
Therapy Program

Bio

Education and Training

Undergraduate:
A.B. Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1974
Medical School:
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1977
Internship:
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington D.C, 1977-1978
Residency:
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington D.C., 1978-1980
Fellowship(s):
Pulmonary Disease, NYU-Bellevue and Manhattan V.A. Hospitals, New York, NY, 1983-1986

Honors and Awards

  • USPHS National Health Service Corps Award for dedicated and outstanding service
  • Ewig Award for outstanding teaching 2011-2012
  • Fellowship in American College of Physicians
  • Fellowship in American College of Chest Physicians
  • Best Doctors in America® 2001-2012 editions
  • America's Top Doctors®, 9th-12th editions
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area, 1st-16th editions
  • New York Magazine Best Doctors: 6/5/00, 6/15/09, 6/14/10, 06/13/11, 6/11/12

Other Experience and Professional Membership

Federally Certified B-Reader for interpreting chest x-rays for penumoconiosis (National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health)

Fellow, American College of Physicians

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Member, American Thoracic Society

Member, American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology

Member, American Medical Association

Member, Medical Society of the State of New York

Member, New York Country Medical Society

Clinical

For appointments: 

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
Suite 360
New York, NY 10019-1951
P: (212) 326-8415
F: (212) 326-8496

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy

Clinical Expertise

  • COPD
  • Emphysema
  • Asthma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction

Clinical Centers

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine Diplomate, 1980
  • Pulmonary Disease Diplomate, 1986
  • Critical Care Medicine Diplomate, 1987

Research

Research Interest

  • Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reductions
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery

Selected Publications

  1. Sterman DH, Mehta AC, Wood DE, Mathur P, McKenna RJ Jr, Ost DE, Truwit JD, Oiaz P, Wahidi MM, Cerfolio R, Maxfield R, Musani AI, Gildea T, Sheski F, Machuzak M, Haas AR, Gonzalez HX, Springmeyer SC, for the mv Valve US Pilot Trial Research Team. A Multicenter Pilot Study of a Bronchial Valve for the Treatment of Severe Emphysema. Respiration 2010; 79:222-233
  2. Phillips M, Altorki N, Austin JH, Cameron RB, Cataneo RN, Kloss R, Maxfield RA, Munawar MI, Pass HI, Rashid A, Rom WN, Schmitt P, Wai J. Detection of lung cancer using weighted digital analysis of breath biomarkers. Clinica Chimica Acta 2008; 393:7684
  3. Lederer OJ, Thomashow BM, Ginsburg ME, Austin JH, Bartels MN, Yip CK, Jellen PA, Brogan FL, Kawut SM, Maxfield RA, DiMango AM, Simonelli PF, Gorenstin LA, Pearson GD, Sonett JR. Lung Volume Reduction Surgery for Pulmonary Emphysema: Improvement of the Body Mass Index, Airflow Obstruction, Dyspnea, and Exercise Capacity Index after One Year. J Thorac
    Cardiovasc Surg 2007; 133:1434-8
  4. Phillips M, Altorki N, Austin JHM, Cameron RB, Cataneo RN, Greenberg J, Kloss R, Maxfield RA, et al. Prediction of Lung Cancer Using Volatile Biomarkers in Breath. Cancer Biomarkers 2007; 3: 95-109
  5. Maxfield RA. New and Emerging Minimally Invasive Techniques for Lung Volume Reduction. Chest 2004; 125:777-83
  6. Phillips M, Cataneo RN, Cummin ARC, Gagliardi AJ, Gleeson K, Greenberg J, Maxfield RA, and Rom WN. Detection of Lung Cancer with Volatile Markers in the Breath. Chest 2003; 123: 2115-2123
  7. Maxfield RA. Therapeutic bronchoscopy: Advances in managing lung cancer. J Respir Dis 2001; 22:376-385
  8. Lange DJ, Murphy PL, Maxfield RA, Skarvala AM, Riedel G. Management of Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. J. Neuro Rehab 1994; 8:21-28
  9. Maxfield, RA and Aranda CP. The Value of Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy in the Diagnosis of Pancoast's Tumor. New York State Joumal of Medicine 1987: 87:326-9
  10. Maxfield RA, Sorkin B, Fazzini EP, Rapoport DM, Stetson WM, and Goldring RM. Respiratory Failure in Patients with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia. Crit Care Med 1986; 14:443-9
  11. Brenner K, Bulman W, Maxfield R., Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reductions. Lung Health Professional 2013; 3:22-25.
  12. Ginsburg ME, Thomashow BM, Yip CK, DiMango AM, Maxfield RA, Bartels MN, Jellen P, Bulman WA, Lederer D, Brogan FL. Gorenstein LA, Sonett JR. Lung volume reduction surgery using the NETT selection criteria. Ann Thorac Surg 2011;91:1556-60.

*Please see CV for complete list of publications