Jamshed F. Kanga, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology

Clinical interests

  • Apnea of Infancy
  • Asthma
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pediatric Bronchoscopy
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
  • Reactive Airway Disease

Jamshed F. Kanga, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology


My name is Jamshed Kanga; I received my medical degree from the University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan. I completed a fellowship at the Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans.

I am board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Pediatrics


University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan

Beth Israel Medical Center, New York

Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Sleep

Good Samaritan Pediatric Sleep Center

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Lexington KY 40508-3008

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Lexington KY 40536-0284

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Recent Publications

(Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
  1. Cory TJ, Birket SE, Murphy BS, Hayes D, Anstead MI, Kanga JF, Kuhn RJ, Bush HM, Feola DJ.
    Impact of azithromycin treatment on macrophage gene expression in subjects with cystic fibrosis.
    J Cyst Fibros. 2014 Mar;13(2):164-71.
  2. Hayes D, Kanga JF, Anstead MI, Kuhn RJ.
    Novel approach to the eradication of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in an infant with CF after outpatient treatment failure.
    Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 May;43(5):511-3.
  3. Darbee JC, Kanga JF, Ohtake PJ.
    Physiologic evidence for high-frequency chest wall oscillation and positive expiratory pressure breathing in hospitalized subjects with cystic fibrosis.
    Phys Ther. 2005 Dec;85(12):1278-89.
  4. Church DA, Kanga JF, Kuhn RJ, Rubio TT, Spohn WA, Stevens JC, Painter BG, Thurberg BE, Haverstock DC, Perroncel RY, Echols RM.
    Sequential ciprofloxacin therapy in pediatric cystic fibrosis: comparative study vs. ceftazidime/tobramycin in the treatment of acute pulmonary exacerbations. The Cystic Fibrosis Study Group.
    Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1997 Jan;16(1):97-105; discussion 123-6.
  5. Woodring JH, Howard TA, Kanga JF.
    Congenital pulmonary venolobar syndrome revisited.
    Radiographics. 1994 Mar;14(2):349-69.

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