August 31st, 2011

Pulmonologist and allergist Ralph Kanaan, M.D., recently began seeing patients at Great River Pulmonology and Allergy. Dr. Kanaan joins pulmonologist Valerie Velho-Denz, M.D.

Dr. Kanaan received his medical degree from Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon, and he completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Kanaan also completed a fellowship in pulmonary critical care medicine at the Oklahoma University Health Science Center.

Great River Pulmonology and Allergy offers the area’s only comprehensive pulmonary-care service for the treatment of conditions affecting the lungs and respiratory tract. Conditions treated include:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Cough and shortness of breath
  • Emphysema
  • Lung cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Sleep apnea disorders
  • Tuberculosis

Great River Pulmonology and Allergy is in suite 304 in the Eastman Plaza, 1223 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington, Iowa. For more information or to make an appointment, call 319-768-3200.