Guillermo A. Garrido Rosa, MD, is a board-certified physician with Orlando Health Medical Group Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine. He specializes in pulmonary medicine and critical care with a special interest in advanced and interstitial lung disease.
Specialized Pulmonary and Critical Care
As a specialist in pulmonary medicine and critical care, Dr. Garrido treats patients with injuries or disease of the lungs, trachea, diaphragm and other parts of the respiratory system. Some of these severe conditions include emphysema, lung cancer, cystic fibrosis and more.
A few of the tests and procedures he performs include:
- Bronchoscopy and interventional pulmonology
- Interstitial lung diseases (idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoid, scleroderma, autoimmune diseases, and LAM)
- Cancer related lung diseases
- Pre-transplant counseling
- High risk perioperative lung management
- Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECM)
- Diagnostic bronchoscopy
- Endobronchial ultrasonography
- Full pulmonary function testing
- Complex asthma care
- Routine sleep medicine
Dr. Garrido’s Training
Dr. Garrido attended medical school at Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas where he was awarded for academic excellence and graduated magna cum laude. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the Albert Einstein Healthcare Network Program in Philadelphia and fellowship in pulmonary/critical care medicine and advanced lung disease/lung transplantation at Stanford University Medical Center in Palo Alto, California.
About Dr. Garrido
In addition to certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Garrido is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians and American Thoracic Society.
During his residency, he was part of one of the most successful teams to participate in the national American College of Physicians Doctor’s Dilemma medical jeopardy competition. He and his team won six times, and he served as captain or coach for every event.
When not caring for patients, Dr. Garrido has many interests such as tennis, snorkeling, history, political science, and bioethics to name a few.
He is fluent in both English and Spanish.