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Patrick Kelly, MD


  • Pulmonary Disease
Patrick Kelly, MD
Atrium Health Provider
Accepts New Patients
age-group-all-ages-filled Treats All Ages


Phone Number
NorthEast Lung Associates
1090 Northeast Gateway Court
Suite 201
Concord, NC 28025



  • Pulmonary Disease

Clinical Interests

  • Asthma
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Chronic Bronchitis
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Lung
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Obstructive Airway Diseases
    • 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 love interacting with and taking care of patients who are suffering.” 

Dr. Kelly is board certified in internal, pulmonary and critical care medicine. He specializes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, lung cancer, pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension. He serves as the medical director at Atrium Health NorthEast Lung Associates. He also serves as the medical director of Respiratory Care and Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation at Atrium Health Cabarrus. 

He has been recognized as Teacher of the Year at Atrium Health Cabarrus Family Medicine and developed an interest in treating patients with lung conditions after working closely with one of his mentors, Dr. Edward Haponik. 

Dr. Kelly received his medical degree at Louisiana State University. He then completed his residency and fellowship at Wake Forest University. 

Outside of work, he loves spending time with his wife and 3 grandchildren as well as reading, swimming and working on home projects.



Board Certifications

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

Medical Education

  • Louisana State University


  • Wake Forest University, Internal Medicine, 1993


  • Wake Forest University, Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care Medicine, 1997