Allen Cole Burks, MD

Allen Cole Burks, MD

8008 Burnett-Womack
Patient appointments: 984-974-8641


Assistant Professor of Medicine

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