Boyd Hehn, MD
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 923-6003 fax
College of Physicians/Surgeons, Columbia University - 1995
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Johns Hopkins University Hospital National Institute of Health
Critical Care Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Clinical Associate Professor
Director, Bronchoscopy Services
Research & Clinical Interests
Dr. Hehn completed a three year training program in categorical internal medicine at The Presbyterian Hospital in New York, followed by a 4 year combined training in pulmonary medicine & critical care at Johns Hopkins and the NIH. Of note, Dr Hehn received specialized training in interventional brochoscopy by Ko-Pen Wang at Hopkins. Dr. Hehn has a 10 year experience at several institutions including Washington hospital in D.C., Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, and most recently for the past 8 years at Baystate Hospital in Massachusetts, a clinical affiliate of Tufts University where he was an assistant professor and the Medical Director of Respiratory Care.
Dr. Hehn is an experienced clinician educator with outstanding training and a 10-year experience in busy settings. Dr. Hehn is board certified by ABIM in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, and critical care. He has an active medical license in PA. Dr. Hehn lists 5 publications, has leadership experience at the hospital level, is a Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians. He has given local and regional lectures on a broad range of topics.
Dr. Hehn is interested in all aspects of lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy & all procedural aspects of the specialty, and fellow education. In addition, he is interested in fellow education and practice management.
Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications
- Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio associated with prognosis of lung cancer
- A 22-year-old man with pleural tuberculosis associated hydropneumothorax: Case report and literature review
- Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to support whole-lung lavage in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis salvage of the drowned lungs
- Progressive renal failure in a patient with lung adenocarcinoma
- Management of Patients at Increased Risk for Lung Cancer
- The relationship between age and process of care and patient tolerance of bronchoscopy
- Flexible bronchoscopy in the elderly