Department Pulmonary Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer Center
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Lung Cancer
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • General Pulmonary Medicine
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodules
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science
North Chicago, IL USA

Undergraduate - University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British C,

Medical Education - Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
North Chicago, IL USA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/3/2020, Dr. Lam has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

83 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

21 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

already referred someone to Dr Lam

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Dr Lam is a very excellent doctor, he's always showing concern for all my health issues and really spends time trying to do what ever it takes to help correct any prob

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Doctor made me feel very comfortable answered all my questions. And relieved my anxiety

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

This was my 1st visit with this doctor and he made a great impression.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr Lam was very informative about my condition . he is a very caring physician

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Dr. Lam is very considerate and understanding. He took the time to explain everything to me in great detail. He included me in examining the images. He was happy to go back and re examine the report when I thought of another question. He is a wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

I always have a pleasant experience at Dr. Lam's office every time I go.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

Dr Lam is a very caring doctor. He takes time and listens.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

..I recommend Dr.Lamm and Associates and staff

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2019

Dr. Lam is always very involved in my care and listens to all of my concerns

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

Dr Lam called me personally to talk about my situation and the next step.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019

good Doctor

Reviewed on May 13, 2019

Dr. Lam and his team are outstanding to deal with. All caring professionals, they provide the world-class care I expect at the Clinic.

Reviewed on May 3, 2019

Dr. Lam was extremely thorough as he explained my illness completely. He was able to answer all of my questions and concerns about my illness. more importantly, he was very kind and caring.

Reviewed on May 3, 2019

Overall, my experience with the staff and physician was superior. The staff was informative. Further, I was anxious about getting an immediate appointment. They saw that there was a cancellation and made an immediate appointment for me.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019

Dr. Lam and intern were very compassionate,considerate and thorough.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

Dr. Lam is a thorough listener and concerned Doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2019

Dr. Lam is a kind and caring physician. He is always very professional and listens to what I have ever said during my appointments with him. I absolutely would recommend him to others. We all are fortunate to have him in his capacity.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2019

Dr Lam's staff is ALWAYS courteous, respectful and friendly.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2019

Dr Lam is excellent!

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

Dr. Lam, and his assistant were very curtious, attentive. That's what made me feel at ease.

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