Dr. John Randolph Balmes MD Internist

Dr. John Balmes is an internist in San Francisco, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He is one of 48 doctors at San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and one of 375 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests: Occupational medicine, Critical care, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 2011

Mount Sinai School of Medicine of the City Univers
Other Training, Medicine, 1972 - 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Pulmonary Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis associated with air pollution exposure.
Johannson, K. A.,Vittinghoff, E.,Lee, K.,Balmes, J. R.,Ji, W.,Kaplan, G. G.,Kim, D. S.,Collard, H. R.

Social Isolation: A Predictor of Mortality Comparable to Traditional Clinical Risk Factors.
Pantell, M.,Rehkopf, D.,Jutte, D.,Syme, S. L.,Balmes, J.,Adler, N.

Chronic respiratory symptoms in children following in utero and early life exposure to arsenic in drinking water in Bangladesh.
Smith, A. H.,Yunus, M.,Khan, A. F.,Ercumen, A.,Yuan, Y.,Smith, M. H.,Liaw, J.,Balmes, J.,von Ehrenstein, O.,Raqib, R.,Kalman, D.,Alam, D. S.,Streatfield, P. K.,Steinmaus, C.

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