Alan Quinn Thomas, M.D. joined Pulmonary Associates of the Southeast in September 2010. Dr. Thomas completed his postdoctoral training in internal medicine at Parkland memorial Hospital and Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Dallas, TX. He completed his fellowship in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville, TN. in 2002. Dr. Thomas was in practice in Texas prior to joining Pulmonary Associates.
In 2002, Dr. Thomas was awarded the Vanderbilt University Elliot Newman Award for best house staff research project. Since 1995, he has been a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
Dr. Thomas is trained and experienced in all aspects of general pulmonology, he has procedural experience in bronchoscopy, thoracentesis, chest tube placement, central line placement and pulmonary artery catheter placement. He is adept at ultrasound guided technology, including endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) bronchoscopy, thoracentesis and central line placement.
Dr. Thomas is board certified in pulmonary medicine, sleep medicine, and critical care medicine. He has special interest in sleep medicine and interstitial lung disease.
Dr. Thomas is Director of the Trinity Medical Center Sleep Disorder Center, fully accredited with the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Thomas is married to his wife Paige and has three children Delaney, Ellie, and Quinn. He enjoys spending time with his family, as well as, golf, biking, running, reading, and college football.