About Us

Founded by Dr. Ahmed El-Bershawi, Pacific Pulmonary Medical Group has grown to become one of the largest pulmonary, sleep and critical care (including neurocritical care) practice in the Riverside and Orange County area. The group consists of a dynamic group of exceptionally trained physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners with a unifying philosophy to always place our patients’ needs first.

Our practice strives continually to provide cutting-edge medicine with compassion. We take great pride in our reputation for providing high-quality service to our patients, the hospitals we cover, and the community at large.

Our goal is to offer services that set community standards, exceed patients’ expectations and provide the highest quality care for patients with pulmonary diseases, critical care illness and sleep disorders with a commitment to excellence in all that we do.



The Mission of Pacific Pulmonary Medical Group is to “Go the Extra Mile.” We are recognized as the regional leader in our specialty due to our commitment to providing the people and communities we serve with the highest quality care, advanced medical technology and superior medical outcomes. Our patients’ health and well-being is our number one priority.
Our providers are committed to improve the quality, comfort and longevity of the lives of our patients by providing the highest caliber pulmonary, endocrinology, critical care and sleep medicine services through integration of patient care, and professional education. We stress compassion, ethics, and professionalism in our clinical and business practices.


Core Values

  • Compassion
  • Ethics
  • Excellence
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Community Benefit