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Alexander Swift, MD


Alexander Swift, MD



Assistant Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery

Email: alexander.swift@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Section of Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


Educational Background:


BA (Conservation Biology), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2002


Internship (Internal Medicine), Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2003


Residency (Internal Medicine), Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2005


Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Temple University Hospital, 2009

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clinical Interests:


  • Pneumonia
  • Sepsis
  • Shock resuscitation

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board certification(s):


  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

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professional affiliations:


  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians

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research interests:


  • COPD
  • Pulmonary hypertension

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