Ahmed El-Bershawi, MD

Dr. Ahmed BershawiDr. Ahmed El-Bershawi is the founder and medical director of Pacific Pulmonary Medical Group, a private practice specializing in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.

Dr. El-Bershawi is dedicated to the delivery of quality patient-centered care with a comprehensive, individualized and cutting edge approach.  He is committed to provide high quality care to patients affected by pulmonary disease, sleep related disorders or life threatening critical illness.

Dr. El-Bershawi is an expert in the evaluation and treatment of pulmonary and critical care conditions, sleep apnea, as well as many procedures: bronchoscopy, intubation, chest tubes, thoracenthesis, tracheostomy, and ventilation management.  Dr. El-Bershawi is also trained in Endobronchial ultrasound “EBUS”, which is an innovative method of staging lung cancer.

Dr. El-Bershawi completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, followed by a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Kansas University Medical Center. Dr. El-Bershawi also completed a fellowship in Sleep Medicine at the University of New Mexico Sleep Center.

Some of Dr. El-Bershawi’s professional appointments include, Medical Director of the Riverside Intensivit Service, ICU and Respiratory Department at Riverside Community Hospital, Medical Director of the ICU and Respiratory Department at Parkview Community Hospital, Associate Clinical Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care at UCR School Of Medicine and Chairman of Medicine at Parkview Community Hospital.

Dr. El-Bershawi is a diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine, and the American Board of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine.

In his spare time, Dr. El-Bershawi enjoys watching movies, traveling and spending time with his family.