Mehdi Khosravi, MD, FCCP

Clinical interests

  • Asthma
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Sepsis
  • Thromboembolism

Mehdi Khosravi, MD, FCCP


My name is Mehdi Khosravi; I received my medical degree from Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. I completed a residency in internal medicine at Michigan State University, East Lansing and chief residency at University of Illinois, Urbana. There after, I completed a fellowship in pulmonary and critical medicine at University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison.

My clinical interests are asthma and COPD. My research focuses are areas of airway neurobiology, asthma and remodeling.

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

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Medicine


Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing
University of Illinois, College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana

University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison

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

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

UK Sleep Disorders Center

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

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  1. Lee LY, Hsu CC, Lin YJ, Lin RL, Khosravi M.
    Interaction between TRPA1 and TRPV1: Synergy on pulmonary sensory nerves.
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2015 Dec;35:87-93.
  2. Lin YJ, Lin RL, Khosravi M, Lee LY.
    Hypersensitivity of vagal pulmonary C-fibers induced by increasing airway temperature in ovalbumin-sensitized rats.
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2015 Nov 15;309(10):R1285-91.
  3. Lin YJ, Lin RL, Ruan T, Khosravi M, Lee LY.
    A synergistic effect of simultaneous TRPA1 and TRPV1 activations on vagal pulmonary C-fiber afferents.
    J Appl Physiol (1985). 2015 Feb 1;118(3):273-81.
  4. Khosroshahi N, Alizadeh P, Khosravi M, Salamati P, Kamrani K.
    Spinal Fluid Lactate Dehydrogenase Level Differentiates between Structural and Metabolic Etiologies of Altered Mental Status in Children.
    Iran J Child Neurol. 2015;9(1):31-6.
  5. Khosravi M, Collins PB, Lin RL, Hayes D, Smith JA, Lee LY.
    Breathing hot humid air induces airway irritation and cough in patients with allergic rhinitis.
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2014 Jul 1;198:13-9.