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Brian Tiep, MD, Pulmonology, Bradbury, CA, City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital


Pulmonology Bradbury, CA

Asthma & COPD, Critical Care Medicine, Restrictive Lung Disease

Pulmonary Rehab + Disease Management

Overview of Dr. Tiep

Dr. Brian Tiep is a pulmonologist in Bradbury, CA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, and Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare. He received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College School of Medicine and has been in practice 51 years. Dr. Tiep accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at City of Hope's Helford Clinical Research Hospital and one of 24 doctors at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonology. He has more than 50 publications and over 500 citings.

Education & Training

  • City of Hope National Medical Center
    City of Hope National Medical CenterFellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1972 - 1974
  • Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
    Meharry Medical College School of MedicineInternship, Transitional Year, 1966 - 1967
  • Meharry Medical College
    Meharry Medical CollegeClass of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1970 - 2023
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 1970 - 2023
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 1969 - 2021

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Oxygen for end-of-life lung cancer care: managing dyspnea and hypoxemia  
    Brian Tiep*, Rick Carter, Finly Zachariah, Anna C Williams, David Horak, Mary Barnett Rachel Dunham, Expert Rev. Respir. Med. 7(5), 479–490 (2013), 10/5/2013
  • Severe Exercise-Induced Hypoxemia  
    Chris Garvey, Brian Tiep, Rick Carter, Mary Barnett, Mary Hart, Richard Casaburi, RESPIRATORY CARE, 7/5/2012
  • Standards for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with COPD: a summary of the ATS/ERS position paper  
    Celli B, McNee W et al, European Respiratory Journal, 2004

Books/Book Chapters


Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem Blue Access PPO
    Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS California PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    Blue Shield California PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Great West PPO
    Health Net California Large Group PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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