Clarke U. Piatt, M.D. | Pulmonary/Critical Care


Internal Medicine
Board Certified in 1998

Pulmonary Medicine
Board Certified in 2000

Critical Care Medicine
Board Certified in 2003

Sleep Medicine
Board Certified in 2003


Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 420
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Fax: (610) 525-4089

Education & Training

Medical School
Temple University School of Medicine

Temple University Hospital

Temple University Hospital


Bryn Mawr Hospital – On staff since 2001

Lankenau Hospital – On staff since 2001

Paoli Hospital – On staff since 2001

Clinical/Dept Titles

Medical Director, Critical Care, Bryn Mawr Hospital

Areas of Interest

  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Advanced Ling Disease
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Mycobacterial Lung Disease
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Advanced Home Respiratory System
  • Support with NIPPV/Ventilator Systems
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Kurello-Katany S.E., Piatt C.U. and Katlic M.R.: “Trichobezoar: A Missed Diagnosis”, Surgical Rounds. 18 103-104, 1995.

Piatt C.U. and O’Brien GU. “Parenchymal Injury and Inflammation.” Pulmonary Pathophysiology. Ed. Criner, G. Fence Creek Publishing. 1998.

Piatt. C.U., Travaline, J.: “Smoking Cessation in COPD Patients.” Advances in Respiratory Care. May 2000

Piatt C.U., “Critical Care Endocrinology.” Critical Care. Ed. Criner, GU. Fence Creek Publishing. 1999. (publication pending).

Piatt C.U., Martin U., Criner GJ. “Principles of Mechanical Ventilation.” Critical Care. Ed. Criner, GU. Fence Creek Publishing. 1999. (publication pending).

Piatt C.U, O’Brien, GU., Boiselle P., Criner, GJ, “Pulmonary Nodules in Asymptomatic Severe COPD: Pathologic Findings and Radiographic Correlations.” (abstract ATS 2000, article submitted for publication 1/2001 to Chest).

Piatt C.U., Criner GJ., “Measurement of Native Lung Hyperinflation in Patients with Single Lung Transplant for COPD with CT Chest” (abstract for presentation ATS 2001/goal for publication 2001).

Current Memberships & Activities

American Medical Association

American Thoracic Society

American College of Chest Physicians

American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Pennsylvania Medical Society

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