Roy Joseph Cho, MD, MHA

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Roy Joseph Cho

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-2637

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware Street
MMC 276
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Angela Rivera

Administrative Phone
612-624-0999

Administrative Email
rive0059@umn.edu

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


Interventional Pulmonologist; Intensivist


Medical School, St. Matthew's University School of Medicine, West Bay, Cayman Islands

Residency, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Critical Care Fellowship, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis MN Pulmonary Disease Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN Interventional Pulmonary Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN Medical Device Innovation Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

BS, City University of New York

Summary

Dr. Roy Joseph Cho is an interventional pulmonologist and intensivist in the Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Minnesota. His main research interests include interventional pulmonary, point-of-care ultrasound and medical device innovation.

Expertise

  • Interventional Pulmonary
  • Point-of-care ultrasound
  • Medical device innovation 

Professional Associations

  • AABIP
  • ATS
  • ACCP
  • EISCM
  • AHA/ASA

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Interventional Pulmonary
  • Point-of-care Ultrasound
  • Medical device innovation

Publications

  • Cho R, Zamora F, Gibson H, Dincer HE. Complete spontaneous resolution of vanishing lung syndrome: A rare case and review of the literature. Accepted for publication in Int Journal of case report and clinical imaging; 2017.
  • Cho R, Podgaetz E, Zamora F and Dincer HE. Successful recanalization of complete left mainstem bronchus occlusion in a patient with granulomatosis with polyangiitis using combined fluoroscopic wire-assisted and bronchoscopic approach. Under 2nd review, JCR 2017.
  • Cho R, Dincer HE, Tomic R, and Kim HJ. Successful treatment of pneumomediastinum in a patient with interstitial lung disease due to anti-synthetase syndrome: A case report and review of the literature. Accepted for publication in Int Journal of case report and clinical imaging; 2017.
  • Cho R, Adams A, Ambur S, Lunos S, Shapiro R, Prekker M. Dorsal diaphragm excursion tracks transpulmonary pressure in ARDS. Under review, EISCM 2017.
  • Cho R and Dincer HE. Anteromedial arytenoid subluxation due to severe cough: A case report and review of the literature. Accepted for publication in Journal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonary; 2017.
  • Cho R, Williams D, Leatherman J. Measurement of femoral vein diameter by ultrasound to estimate central venous pressure. Annals of ATS 2016;13(1):81-85.
  • Cho R, Harmon K, Davies S. Cryptococcus neoformans as a rare cause of acute respiratory distress syndrome in a healthy 24-year old. Infectious Disease in Clinical Practice 2014;22(4):80-83.
  • Cho R, LeClaire M, Kempainen R. Heparin-induced hyperkalemia in a patient diagnosed with thyroid storm. Annals of Pharmacotherapy 2013;47:1213-1217.
  • Cho R. Javed N, Traub D, et al. Oral Hydration and alkalinization is non-inferior to intravenous therapy for prevention of contrast induced nephropathy in patients with chronic kidney disease: A randomized prospective single center study. Journal of Interventional Cardiology 2010;23:460–466.
  • Cho R, Srinivasan V, Javed N et al. A Review of the Hydrate Trial. Treatment Strategies – Interventional Cardiology 2011;3:64-65.
  • Cho R, Morgan C, Srinivasan V. Do We Have Enough Evidence to Support Upstream Statin Therapy in STEMI Patients. Treatment Strategies – Interventional Cardiology 2011;1:31-33.
  • Thurin S., Mohsini K. Cho R. and Ruediger J. Impact of Nurse Regulated Feeding on Growth Velocity and Weight Gain of 1200g-1500g Preterm Infants. Journal of Clinical Neonatology 2012;1:21-24.
  • Cheplick GP and Cho R. Interactive effects of fungal endophyte infection and host genotype on growth and storage in Lolium perenne. New Phytologist 2003;158:183–191.

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Critical care ultrasound

Clinical

Clinics

Clinics and Surgery Center;Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine 

Clinical Interests

Interventional pulmonary; point-of-care ultrasound

Hospital Privileges

UMMC, Fairview