Dr. Maximo Lama


Maximo is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians. He has special clinical interests in Asthma, Emphysema, Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung Cancer and Sleep Disorders.

Education & Training

Dr. Lama holds a medical degree from Santo Domingo Institute of Technology in the Dominican Republic. He trained at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in New Jersey and took part in the Newark Beth Israel Fellowship program.

He is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians.


When not doing medicine, Maximo delights in traveling, skiing, snorkeling and sports.