Dereje Ayo, M.D., has joined Texas Pulmonary & Critical Care Consultants on the campus of Huguley Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Ayo is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both internal medicine and pulmonary disease. He treats inpatients and outpatients for conditions including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, interstitial lung disease and pulmonary hypertension. Also, he evaluates and treats sleep disorders including sleep apnea.
Dr. Ayo recently completed his fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He fulfilled his internal medicine residency requirements at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He also has three years’ experience in pulmonary research and three years’ experience practicing general medicine.
Dr. Ayo is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Ayo has presented at several national and international conferences and been published in medical journals.
His office is located in suite 222 of the Medical Office Buildings on the Huguley campus. For appointments or additional information, the office may be reached by phone at 817-293-1900.