Jeffrey Kopita, MD, Pulmonology, Dallas, TX, Baylor Scott & White Heart & Vascular Hospital-Dallas

JeffreyM.KopitaMDFACP, FCCP

Pulmonology Dallas, TX

Asthma & COPD, Pleural Disease, Sleep Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliated), Internal Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine

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  • Dr. Jeffrey Kopita is a pulmonologist in Dallas, TX and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor Scott & White Heart & Vascular Hospital-Dallas, Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Dallas, and Baylor University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Toledo College of Medicine and has been in practice 28 years. He specializes in asthma & copd, pleural disease, and sleep medicine and is experienced in bronchoscopy, critical care medicine, complicated pregnancies, general pulmonology, and hospice and palliatice care.

Education & Training

  • Duke University HospitalFellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1992 - 1995
  • Duke University HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1992
  • Duke University HospitalInternship, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990
  • University of Toledo College of MedicineClass of 1989
  • Vanderbilt UniversityBA, General Biology, Summa cum laude, 1980 - 1984

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1995 - 2022
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 1991 - 2003
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Pulmonary Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACP) American College of Physicians, 2001
  • Fellow American College of Chest Physicians, 1997
  • Mitochondrial Myopathy Presenting in an Adult as Chronic Respiratory Failure and Lactic Acidosis American College of Physicians, 1993
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Lack of Correlation Between dNORs and Down Syndrome.  
    Kopita J, Rutherford T, Tayel A, Cummins T, Kurczynski TW, McCorquodale MM, American Journal of Human Genetics
  • Unusual Translocation in Patient with Probably CML, 46XX, t(X;20) (q13;q23).  
    Reed K, Guyton K, Kopita J, Klever T, McCorquodale MM, American Journal of Human Genetics
  • Endobronchial Irradiation and Hyperbaric Oxygen in Recurrent Lung Cancer.  
    DeRuyter DN, Kopita JM, Piantadosi CA, Anscher M, Halperin E, Kussin PS, American Review of Respiratory Disease
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  • Vice Chairman, Peer Review Committee, Health Texas Provider Network, Dallas, Texas 2006 - Present

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