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Daniel Howard, MD

  • Pulmonary Disease

Daniel Howard, MD

  • Pulmonary Disease
Daniel Howard, MD
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Practicing Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Asthma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Chronic Bronchitis
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Lung
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonary Function Testing
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchography
    • Chronic Lung Disease
    • Inhalers And Nebulizers
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Occupational Asthma
    • Occupational Lung Disease
    • Oximetry
    • Pneumothorax
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Emphysema
    • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
    • Respiratory Disease
    • Respiratory Distress
    • Respiratory Problems
    • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
    • Stridor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Whooping Cough
    • Hyaline Membrane Disease
    • Sleep Medicine


  • English


“I am rewarded and inspired by helping patients with acute and chronic respiratory problems live fully. Patients should not be defined or limited by their medical conditions. Helping them achieve their personal goals is important to me."

Dr. Howard is board certified in pulmonary disease, internal medicine and critical care medicine. He enjoys influencing the long-term health of his patients.

He is the medical director of Atrium Health Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation, a facility of Carolinas Medical Center, and medical director for Atrium Health Pineville Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation. He is also co-director of the Atrium Health Cystic Fibrosis Program.

Dr. Howard has been recognized as a Charlotte Magazine Top Doctor and a North Carolina Business Journal Top Doctor several times. He has previously been a finalist for Atrium Health Physician of the Year Teal Acorn Award.

He received his medical degree at the University of Wisconsin and completed his residency and fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis.

Dr. Howard and his wife are empty-nesters. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, hiking, fly fishing and photography.



Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine

Medical Education

  • University of Wisconsin, 1987


  • Washington University


  • Washington University