Amit S. Tibb, MD

Director, Interventional Pulmonology & Critical Care Ultrasonography, Valley Medical Group

Amit Tibb, MD
Specialties
Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Hospice & Palliative Care Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Hindi
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
ColigoCare is a network of physicians working collectively to provide the highest quality care to patients and the community.

Appointments

Amit Tibb

Location(s)

VMG-Pulmonary And Critical Care Medicine

1200 East Ridgewood Avenue
3 West - Suite 303
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Phone: 201-689-7755
Fax: 201-689-0521

Education

Education

MBBS, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, 1994 - 2000

Fellowships

Montefiore Medical Center, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, 2007 - 2010

Temple University School Of Medicine, Post Doctoral Research, 2002 - 2003

Internship & Residency

Jacobi Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2006

Board Certifications

Subspec Of Hospice & Palliative Medicine - Certified, 2012

Subspecialty Board Of Critical Care - Certified, 2010

Subspecialty Board Of Pulmonary Disease - Certified, 2009

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Asthma, COPD, lung cancer, sarcoidosis, interstitial lung diseases, pleural diseases, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary, hypertension, sleep disordered breathing, sleep apnea, narcolepsy.
Management of critically ill patients including sepsis, shock, post cardiac surgery, neurointensive care, perioperative.
Management of left ventricular assist devices, right ventricular assist devices, post cardiac, liver, kidney transplant.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

ECMO, bronchoscopy with biopsy, endobronchial ultrasound, electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy, auto
fluorescence bronchoscopy, placement of fiducials, percutaneous tracheostomy.
Targeted brachytherapy in lung cancer, staging of tumors, airway stents, transbronchial needle aspiration, cryotherapy, laser, ultrasound guided placement of chest tubes & indwelling chest catheters (pleurix and aspira), pleural manometry, insertion of Swan Ganz, pacemakers, pericardiocentesis, arterial lines, central venous catheters.

What inspired you to become a doctor?

A desire to make a difference in the lives of patients. Doctoring patients rather than just being a doctor. My inspiration is maintained by the 5 F's which rule my life:

Faith
Fun
Fulfillment
Facing the Brutal Facts
Forgiveness

My approach to patient care is patient centric, contemporary and evidence-based.

Awards & Accolades

GAGE Award – “Drive Towards ZERO CAUTIs"
America's Essential Hospitals 
2014

Excellence in Teaching - Best Faculty Award
AECOM / Jacobi Medical Center
2013-2014

GAGE Award

National Association of Public Hospitals

Palliative Care Integration in the ICU
America's Essential Hospitals 
2013


‘Reaching Our Goal of Zero Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections’ – 2013, Quality Symposium, New York Presbyterian Healthcare System, Innovative Differentiation, Distinguishing Yourself From Other High Performers
New York Presbyterian Healthcare System
2013

Publications & Research

Publications

Stability of cough reflex sensitivity during viral
upper respiratory tract infection (common cold)

Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics
2014

Bronchial leiomyoma, a case report and review of literature
Respiratory Medicine Case Reports
2014


Unusual Synchronous Lung Tumours: Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma and Mucinous Adenocarcinoma
Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
2014


Effect of viral upper respiratory tract infection on the urge-to-cough sensation
Respir Med.
2010


Diabetes Lowers Aerobic Capacity in Heart Failure
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
2005

Insurance

Valley Medical Group providers accept the following plans.

Patient Ratings & Comments

4.8

Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

04/27/2019
Dr Tibb is fabulous.
04/17/2019
My first time seeing Dr. Tibb - he was so lovely!! [...]
04/02/2019
He spends a great deal of time and is very caring and intelligent. Really feel I am in good hands.
03/27/2019
Good, the best wish all drs. were like Dr. Tibb.
01/31/2019
excellent