Tamer H. Hudali, MD, MPH, FACP
Hudali received his medical degree from the University of Jordan School of Medicine in Amman, Jordan. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He also completed a fellowship in pulmonary medicine and critical care at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, Ala.
Hudali is board certified in pulmonary medicine by the American Board of Pulmonary Disease. He is also board certified in internal medicine and board eligible in critical care medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Hudali is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society, and he has special practice interests in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, emphysema, smoking related pulmonary disorders, bronchiectasis, airway diseases and in utilizing point-of-care ultrasound in clinic and the ICU.
At Pulmonary Medicine, Hudali provides diagnosis evaluation and treatment of respiratory illnesses, including but not limited to, COPD, Asthma, interstitial lung diseases and lung nodules. At Critical Care Medicine, he provides care to patients who are in need of life support or other intensive medical care. His goal is to provide high-value care and work to improve the overall health of his patients by using a holistic approach and promoting preventative medicine principles.
“The biggest driver for me in practicing medicine stems from my deep desire to help people. I can’t imagine a better job in making people healthier and happier than that.” – Tamer H. Hudali, MD, MPH, FACP
ABOUT CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
Hattiesburg Clinic Critical Care Medicine provides care to patients who are in need of life support or other intensive medical care. Critical Care Medicine services include the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of life-threatening medical problems. While Critical Care Medicine physicians are the primary provider of care to patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), they work alongside additional ICU professionals to develop a plan of care tailored to each patient. Critical Care Medicine and the Intensive Care Unit are located in Forrest General Hospital.
ABOUT PULMONARY MEDICINE
Hattiesburg Clinic Pulmonary Medicine provides prevention, diagnosis, treatment, critical care and rehabilitation of respiratory disorders in the adult patient, including COPD. This includes the diagnosis and management of interstitial lung diseases, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, infectious lung disease and occupational lung disease, the treatment of drug-related pulmonary disorders and the diagnosis of carcinoma in suspected patients. Pulmonary Medicine provides full diagnostic services including fiberoptic bronchoscopy, thoracentesis with pleural biopsy, pulmonary function testing and exercise testing.