Dr. Maxfield treats patients with a wide range of pulmonary diseases, including asthma, emphysema, lung cancer, and pulmonary infections. He has a special interest in interventional bronchoscopy including balloon dilatation, stent insertion, brachytherapy (endobronchial radiotherapy), argon plasma coagulation (non-contact electrocautery), and lung volume reduction surgery including bronchoscopic lung volume reduction for advanced emphysema.
Dr. Maxfield is a federally certified B-Reader for interpreting chest x-rays for pneumoconiosis (National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health). He is involved in clinical trials studying bronchoscopic insertion of one-way valves, stents, and coils for treatment of advanced emphysema.
UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan]
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI
Internship: Georgetown University Hospital
Residency: Georgetown University Hospital
Fellowship: Bellevue Hospital
51 West 51st StreetNew York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 326-8415
Fax: (212) 326-8496
Professor of Medicine at CUMC