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Michael I. Anstead, MD, FCCP

Medical Director, Center for Lung Transplant
Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center
| 4.82 out of 5
27 ratings | 7 comments
Michael I. Anstead
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  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Pulmonology - Pediatric
  • Transplant - Lung
This provider offers TeleCare
  • About

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Pediatrics


    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine


    University of Kentucky


    University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

    American Board of Sleep Medicine

  • Publications

    1. Serology as a diagnostic tool for predicting initial Pseudomonas aeruginosa acquisition in children with cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2014 Sep;13(5):542-9. Daines C, VanDeVanter D, Khan U, Emerson J, Heltshe S, McNamara S, Anstead M, Langkamp M, Doring G, Ratjen F, Ramsey B, Gibson RL, Morgan W, Rosenfeld M.
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    2. Pulmonary exacerbations in CF patients with early lung disease. J Cyst Fibros. 2014 Jan;13(1):74-9. Anstead M, Saiman L, Mayer-Hamblett N, Lands LC, Kloster M, Goss CH, Rose L, Burns JL, Marshall B, Ratjen F.
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    3. Pseudomonas aeruginosa serology and risk for re-isolation in the EPIC trial. J Cyst Fibros. 2013 Mar;12(2):147-53. Anstead M, Heltshe SL, Khan U, Barbieri JT, Langkamp M, Döring G, Dharia S, Gibson RL, Treggiari MM, Lymp J, Rosenfeld M, Ramsey B.
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    4. Effect of azithromycin on systemic markers of inflammation in patients with cystic fibrosis uninfected with Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Chest. 2012 Nov; 142(5):1259-66. PMID: 22595153. Ratjen F, Saiman L, Mayer-Hamblett N, Lands LC, Kloster M, Thompson V, Emmett P, Marshall B, Accurso F, Sagel S, Anstead M.
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    5. A decision-tree approach to cost comparison of newborn screening strategies for cystic fibrosis. Pediatrics. 2012 Feb; 129(2):e339-47. PMID: 22291119. Wells J, Rosenberg M, Hoffman G, Anstead M, Farrell PM.
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  • Ratings & Reviews

    | 4.82 out of 5
    27 ratings |7 comments

    The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    February, 2020
    Everything went well.

    February, 2020
    She was sure to get the answer to my question for me, and very courteous.

    January, 2020
    We had a very positive experience on January 23, 2020 with Dr. Michael Anstead, the nurses, and the medical student (Mr. Grigsby). Mr. Grigsby came in first. He did a really good job asking questions; he made sure he understood what we were communicating, and communicated this information to Dr. Anstead. When Dr. Anstead came to the room he took his time with us. He asked more questions, he took the time needed to review the medical file/options to pursue, and was thoughtful of our concerns. At the end of appointment Dr. Anstead went over all the different possibilities that could cause her symptoms and the tests he wanted to run. A plan was made to explore three different possible causes of her symptoms, and contingent plans were made depending on what was learned from these. Dr. Anstead was very nice and through with the care he gave her. He explained to us that he has never had a case like hers and that it presented a challenge to him. We were very thankful for the way this appointment went. We are grateful for the attention to detail that Dr. Anstead is taking to help her get better.

    January, 2020
    Dr Anstead and his staff have been awesome with my daughter! I always feel comfortable discussing any issues or concerns and trust exactly what they tell me. I would high recommend this clinic.

    November, 2019
    I've only been with the UK-CF Clinic for a short period of time, but I don't plan on leaving - They are amazing!

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