Karen A. Fagan, M.D.
Chief, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director, USA Pulmonary Hypertension Center
Phone: (251) 471-7914
Dr. Karen Fagan has more than 14 years of experience in the diagnosis and management of pulmonary hypertension. She is an internationally recognized leader in the pulmonary hypertension field as both a clinician and scientist. Dr. Fagan is on the Scientific Leadership Council of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association and a leader in the Pulmonary Circulation Assembly of the American Thoracic Society. She has written more than 40 scientific and clinical articles and book chapters and is frequently invited to speak on pulmonary hypertension.
Pat Franklin, R.N.
Nurse Coordinator, Pulmonary Hypertension Center
Phone: (251) 471-7029
Fax: (251) 471-6830
Pat Franklin, R.N. is the full-time nurse coordinator for the Pulmonary Hypertension Center. She is responsible for coordinating diagnostic testing and appointments and communicating with insurance companies. The Pulmonary Hypertension Center is her sole responsibility and all patients receive her personal attention.