Department of Medicine
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photo Christopher N. Faber, MD

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Outpatient Services, Comprehensive Lung Center


Phone: 412-864-3199

Office: UPMC Montefiore Hospital, NW628
3459 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-864-3199
Fax: 412-692-2260
Administrative Assistant:
Judy Nauman
Phone: 412-864-3199
Fax: 412-692-2260
Education and Training
BA, Franklin and Marshall, 1980
MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1984
Residency, University Health Centers of Pittsburgh, 1987
Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care, University Health Centers of Pittsburgh, 1991
Clinical Interest
Dr. Christopher Faber provides consultative and longitudinal care for patients with unexplained respiratory symptoms and a broad array of lung diseases. His particular interests include the evaluation and management of lung nodules, diagnostic bronchoscopy, and the management of pulmonary issues for patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT). He is the pulmonary director of the HHT Center of Excellence of UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh.
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Selected Publications:
Stang, MT, Armstrong, MJ, Ogilvie, JB, McCoy, KL, Faber, C, Carty, SE. Positional dyspnea or tracheal compression as indications for goiter resection. Arch Surg. 2012; 147(7): 621-6.
Yousem, SA, Faber, C. Histopathology or aspiration pneumonia not associated with food or other particulate matter: a clinicopathologic study of 10 cases diagnosed on biopsy. Am J Surg Path. 2011; 35(3): 426-31.