Ketan P. Buch, MD, FCCP

Clinical interests

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Medicine

Ketan P. Buch, MD, FCCP


My name is Ketan Buch; I received my medical degree from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India. I then completed a fellowship at the University of Kentucky, Lexington.

I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease and a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Medicine


Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India

Cook County Hospital, Chicago

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease
Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians

Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care

UK Good Samaritan Hospital
310 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40508-3008

Call 859-226-7000

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Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Kentucky Clinic
Fifth Floor, Wing D, Room L543
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-323-9555
Fax 800-257-9288

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Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
Medical Arts Building
140 Newcomb Ave.
Mt. Vernon KY 40456-1310

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  1. Coz Yataco A, Aguinaga Meza M, Buch KP, Disselkamp MA. Hospital and intensive care unit management of decompensated pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure. Heart Fail Rev. 2016 May;21(3):323-46.
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  2. Flannery AH, Willey MD, Thompson Bastin ML, Buch KP, Bensadoun ES. Eosinophilia and Fever with Levetiracetam: A Case Report. Pharmacotherapy. 2015 Aug;35(8):e131-5.
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  3. Ratermann KL, Ereshefsky BJ, Fleishaker EL, Thornton AC, Buch KP, Martin CA. Fulminant Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis After a Near-Drowning Accident in an Immunocompetent Patient. Ann Pharmacother. 2014 Jun 17;48(9):1225-1229.
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  4. Aryal S, Ihle R, Hayes D, Buch KP. A 47-year-old woman with progressive dyspnea and hypoxemia after lung transplantation. Chest. 2011 Jun; 139(6):1532-5. PMID: 21652565.
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  5. Buch KP, Morehead RS. Multiple left-sided vanishing tumors. Chest. 2000 Nov; 118(5):1486-9. PMID: 11083706.
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  6. Anstead M, Phillips B, Buch K. Tolerance and intolerance to continuous positive airway pressure. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 1998 Nov; 4(6):351-4. PMID: 10813215.
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