Tashfeen Mahmood, MBBS, MD, is a pulmonologist, who specializes in sleep medicine at UT Health North Campus Tyler. “My philosophy is to take care of my patients in a way that they understand each and every aspect of their disease process, are involved in every part of decision making and have easy, prompt access to the resources available to overcome hurdles in their health management.”
He learned from an early age that he wanted to become a doctor. “Growing up, I used to visit my uncle’s clinic and saw how dedicated he was to his profession. The sense of satisfaction and joy on his and his patients’ faces was unmatched.”
Dr. Mahmood earned his bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery degrees from King Edward Medical University in Lahore, Pakistan. In addition, he completed his pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowship at Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Lubbock and his sleep medicine fellowship at Oklahoma University Health Science Center in Oklahoma City. He is fluent in English, Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi.
His personal interests include spending time with his family by exploring new places or dining at unique restaurants. He and his son also are passionate about basketball and enjoy watching NBA games together.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
Fellowship: Sleep Medicine, Oklahoma University Health Science Center, Oklahoma City
Fellowship: Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock
Residency: Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Amarillo
Internship: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mayo Hospital, King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
Internship: General Surgery, Mayo Hospital, King Edward Medical University, Lahore
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery: King Edward Medical University, Lahore
Dean’s Scholarly Achievement, Award
Trainee Research Award, Award
Red Apple Medical Student Teaching Award, Award