R. Scott Morehead, MD, FCCP

Clinical interests

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolism
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Tuberculosis

R. Scott Morehead, MD, FCCP

Biography

My name is Scott Morehead; I received my medical degree from Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Okla. I then completed a fellowship at the University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham.

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

Faculty rank

Professor of Medicine

Education

Degree
Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Okla.

Residency
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta

Fellowship
University of Alabama Medical Center, Birmingham

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

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

UK Sleep Disorders Center

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  1. Hilal T, Morehead RS. Fulminant Wilson's Disease Managed with Plasmapheresis as a Bridge to Liver Transplant. Case Rep Med. 2014;2014:672985.
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  2. Kevric I, Morehead RS. Significant aspirations: recurrent pneumonia. Am J Med. 2013 Nov;126(11):956-9.
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  3. Aryal S, Chu C, Morehead RS. An 83-year-old man with bilateral spontaneous pneumothoraces and multiple cysts. Chest. 2011 Jun; 139(6):1536-9. PMID: 21652566.
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  4. Cook AM, Martin C, Adams VR, Morehead RS. Pharmacokinetics of intravenous levofloxacin administered at 750 milligrams in obese adults. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Jul; 55(7):3240-3. PMID: 21576432.
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  5. Morehead RS. A 51-year-old man with emphysema and progressive dyspnea. Chest. 2008 Aug; 134(2):430-3. PMID: 18682462.
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  6. Slynkova K, Mannino DM, Martin GS, Morehead RS, Doherty DE. The role of body mass index and diabetes in the development of acute organ failure and subsequent mortality in an observational cohort. Crit Care. 2006; 10(5):R137. PMID: 16999863.
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