Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Steven R Boas, MD

Steven R Boas, MD

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics (Community Based Primary Care)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Boas is the founder and sole physician at the Cystic Fibrosis Center of Chicago and has been caring for people with CF since 1989. Dr. Boas is dedicated to the care of children and adolescents with acute or chronic respiratory disorders and individuals of all ages with cystic fibrosis. His areas of expertise include Pediatric Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Chronic Cough, Exercise Related Disorders, and Chest Wall Disorders. His practice actively participates in both independent and national cli...[Read full text]Dr. Boas is the founder and sole physician at the Cystic Fibrosis Center of Chicago and has been caring for people with CF since 1989. Dr. Boas is dedicated to the care of children and adolescents with acute or chronic respiratory disorders and individuals of all ages with cystic fibrosis. His areas of expertise include Pediatric Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Chronic Cough, Exercise Related Disorders, and Chest Wall Disorders. His practice actively participates in both independent and national clinical research involving the newest therapies available for children with asthma and cystic fibrosis. He has authored dozens of book chapters and articles in national and international medical journals. He is sought for his experience and as an invited speaker at regional, national, and international medical conferences as well as a medical reviewer for exercise and pulmonary related journals.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: SUNY - Stony Brook (1989)
  • Internship: Boston City Hospital, Pediatrics (1990)
  • Residency: Nassau County Med. Center-NY, Pediatrics (1992)
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pediatrics Pulmonology (1995)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Pulmonology