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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Francisco Almeida completed his medical schooling at the Federal University of Ceara Faculty of Medicine and did his Residency at the Albert Einstein Healthcare Network. He also did his Fellowship at the Thomas Jefferson University and the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. He is a board-certified pulmonologist and currently practices at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital.

  • Education & Training


    Federal University of Ceara Faculty of Medicine

    Medical School


    Albert Einstein Healthcare Network



    Thomas Jefferson University



    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease

  • Hospital & Practice


    Languages: English/Spanish

    (216) 445-0150

    9500 Euclid Ave Taussig Cancer Institute

    Cleveland, OH 44195

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Francisco Almeida has contributed to 3 publications.

    A Prediction Model to Help with the Assessment of Adenopathy in Lung Cancer: HAL.

    O'Connell, O. J.,Almeida, F. A.,Simoff, M. J.,Yarmus, L.,Lazarus, R.,Young, B.,Chen, Y.,Semaan, R.,Saettele, T. M.,Cicenia, J.,Bedi, H.,Kliment, C.,Li, L.,Sethi, S.,Di...; Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2016 Dec 22.

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    Therapeutic bronchoscopy for malignant central airway obstruction: success rates and impact on dyspnea and quality of life.

    Ost DE Ernst A Grosu HB Lei X Diaz-Mendoza J Slade M Gildea TR Machuzak M Jimenez CA Toth J Kovitz KL Ray C Greenhill S Casal RF Almeida FA Wahidi M Ea...; Chest. 2014 Oct 30 .

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    EGFR mutational genotyping of liquid based cytology samples obtained via fine needle aspiration (FNA) at endobronchial ultrasound of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

    Reynolds, J. P.,Tubbs, R. R.,Minca, E. C.,MacNamara, S.,Almeida, F. A.,Ma, P. C.,Pennell, N. A.,Cicenia, J. C.; Lung Cancer. 2014 Sep 30.

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