Professor & Division Chief
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, COM at Memphis
United States of America
Dr. Amado Freire is a pulmonologist in Memphis, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universidad de Guayaquil Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Freire accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and one of 11 at Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease. Specialty: Pulmonology, Pulmonologists treat ailments of the lungs and respiratory system, such as asthma, pneumonia, tuberculosis, complicated chest infections and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases including emphysema. Subspecialties: General Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Thoracic Oncology. Clinical Interests: Hospital Mortality, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Length of Stay, Intensive Care Units, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Treatment Outcome and Blood Glucose.