E. Neil Schachter

E. Neil Schachter, MD

  • PROFESSOR | Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
  • PROFESSOR | Environmental Medicine & Public Health
  • PROFESSOR | Pediatrics


Pulmonary Medicine (Lung), Sleep Medicine

A new, less invasive treatment may be on the horizon to help people suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  Featured in Inside Mount Sinai, Neil Schachter, MD, Medical Director of the Respiratory Care Department and the Maurice Hexter Professor of Pulmonary Medicine and Timothy Harkin, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Bronchoscopy, (Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine) are examining the potential therapeutic benefits of the Intra-bronchial valve system to improve the condition of patients with lung disorders. 

In The News

Dr. Schachter discusses chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF and the dangers of vaping in Vaping: The Truth About This Deadly Addition in Our Town.

Clinical Focus


MD, New York University School of Medicine

Residency, Internal Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center

Residency, Internal Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center

Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, Yale School Of Medicine

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