If you’re experiencing any breathing problems or allergies, WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals pulmonary specialists can help you breathe easier. Our highly trained providers are skilled at helping people with a wide range of diseases and disorders of the lungs and respiratory tract.

Conditions We Treat

WVU Medicine Thomas Hospitals Pulmonology provides the most advanced care, diagnosis, and treatment for many conditions of the lungs, including:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • COPD
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial lung diseases
  • Lung cancer
  • Occupational lung diseases
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Sleep apnea

Treatments and Services

We’re dedicated to providing you with the best possible care for conditions of the lungs. Our team of experts from several medical disciplines works together to provide the best care.

Evaluation methods may include:

  • Cardiopulmonary exercise testing
  • Lung biopsy
  • Lung cancer screening
  • Lung scan
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Sleep apnea screening

Treatment methods may include:

  • Corticosteroid medications
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Smoking cessation support
  • Supplemental oxygen
  • Whole lung lavage or lung washing

Appointments and Location

Pulmonology at Thomas Hospitals
4619 Kanawha Avenue SW | South Charleston, WV 25309



  • Phillip Cox, DO
  • Kevin Eggleston, MD
  • Rob Keith, MD
  • James Perry II, DO
  • Tom Takubo, DO
  • W. Alex Wade, MD
  • Ryan L. Waddell, DO

Advance Practice Providers

  • Heath Barnette, FNP
  • Katie Boggs, PA-C
  • Scott Boggs, NP-C
  • Scott Ethridge, PA-C
  • Caitlin Johnson, APRN
  • Christine Martin, APRN
  • Michelle Murray, NP-C
  • Megan Pauley, APRN
  • Lesley Ross, APRN
  • Jeremy Smith, NP-C
  • Jamie Spencer, NP-C
  • Kelsey Strickland, APRN-CNP
  • Yezenia Soto, APRN