Allen Cole Burks, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine

8008 Burnett-Womack
919-966-2531
Patient appointments: 984-974-8641

Specialty Areas: Interventional Bronchoscopy, Pleural Diseases

Chronology: BS: University of Central Arkansas; Conway, AR (2002); MD: Saint Louis University; St. Louis, MO (2007); Family Medicine Residency: Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO (2010); Internal Medicine Residency: Georgetown University; Washington, DC (2012); Instructor of Medicine: University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, MD (2013); Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (2016); Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship: Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO (2017)

Clinical Interests:

  1. Peripheral lung nodule diagnosis and treatment
  2. Lung cancer staging
  3. Benign and Malignant Pleural Disease
  4. Benign and Malignant Airway Disease
  5. Management of Central Airway Obstruction

Research Interest:

  1. Transbronchial imaging and sampling of peripheral lung lesions
  2. Translational biology and treatment of pleural effusions
  3. Endo/transbronchial therapeutics
  4. Granulomatous disease in the lung