Daniel K. Howard, MD

  • Pulmonary Disease
Daniel K. Howard, MD
Jan & Ed Brown Center for Pulmonary Medicine
1237 Harding Place
Suite 3200
Charlotte, NC 28204
Pulmonary Critical Care Consultants
1000 Blythe Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28203
Atrium Health Provider
Accepts New Patients
Treats All Ages


Practicing Specialties

Pulmonary DiseaseCritical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests

AsthmaBronchiolitisBronchographyBronchoscopyChronic BronchitisChronic Lung DiseaseChronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseCritical Care MedicineCystic FibrosisHyaline Membrane DiseaseInhalers And NebulizersInterstitial Lung DiseaseLungLung CancerMediastinoscopyObstructive Sleep ApneaOccupational AsthmaOccupational Lung DiseaseOximetryPneumothoraxPulmonary DiseasePulmonary EmbolismPulmonary EmphysemaPulmonary Function TestingPulmonary HypertensionPulmonary SarcoidosisRespiratory DiseaseRespiratory DistressRespiratory ProblemsRespiratory Syncytial VirusSleep DisordersSleep MedicineStridorThoracentesisUpper Respiratory InfectionWhooping Cough


  • 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 MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine


University of Wisconsin, 1987


Washington University


Washington University


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