Daniel M. Suffin, DO

Daniel Suffin, DO
Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
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VMG - Pulmonary And Critical Care Medicine

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



DO, University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey - School Of Osteopathic Medicine, 2000 - 2004

BA, Lafayette College, 1996 - 2000


St. Michael's Medical Center, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, 2007 - 2010

Internship & Residency

St. Michael's Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007

Board Certifications

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 2007

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 2010

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 2012

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Some of the specific conditions that I treat are COPD, asthma, cough, bronchitis, pneumonia, sarcoidosis, occupational lung disease, lung cancer, pleural effusion, pulmonary embolism, tobacco dependence, pulmonary fibrosis, emphysema, pneumothorax, sepsis.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

Some of the techniques and procedures that I use in my practice are bronchoscopy, chest tube placements, thoracentesis, pulmonary function testing, spirometry, pulmonary rehabilitation, chest x-ray, CT scan, thoracic ultrasound, non invasive ventilation, mechanical ventilation, central line placement, 6-minute walk test, methacholine challenge testing, and ultrasounds.

Describe some of your professional highlights.

I have published several articles, including “Mounier Kuhn Syndrome: A Case Report” in the journal Lung, “Granular Cell Tumor of the Trachea: A Case Report and Review of the Literature” in the journal Clinical Pulmonary Medicine, “Spontaneous Splenic Rupture in Infectious Mononucleosis” in the journal Hospital Physician, and "An Unexpected Cause of Hemoptysis" in the Journal of the American Thoracic Society. I also co-authored the chapter on Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the textbook, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review, Second Edition. I became board certified in internal medicine in 2007, pulmonary medicine in 2010 and critical care medicine in 2012. I am a member of the American Medical Association, the Medical Society of New Jersey and the Bergen County Medical Society. I am also a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

I treat every patient as though they were a member of my own family.

What inspired you to become a doctor?

My father has been a physician since 1968. He is my role model and he inspired me to become a physician.

Publications & Research

An Unexpected Cause of Hemoptysis
Am J Respir Crit Care Med

Mounier-Kuhn Syndrom: A Case Report

Grandular Cell Tumor of the Trachea: A Case Report and Review of the Leterature
Clinical Pulmonary Medicine

Spontaneous Splenic Rupture in Infectious Mononucleosis
Hospital Physician

Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review Second Edition


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Patient Ratings & Comments


Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

Enjoyed the encounter!
Extremely happy with Valley
Exceptional clinician. Superb bedside manner. Stellar physician
Dr. Suffin is knowledgeable, kind and caring. I was nervous about my diagnosis and he put me at ease. I highly recommend him. His staff is nice, too.
Very attentive...good listener...genuine caring about my problem...very thorough