Dr. Diana Amariei joined Mount Sinai Palm Beach as a Pulmonologist in 2019. After graduating magna cum laude from her undergraduate studies at Boston University, Dr. Amariei attended the institution's School of Medicine for her medical degree. She went on to complete her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital before beginning her Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship at the University of Maryland Medical Center. As a triple-board certified physician in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, Dr. Amariei’s specialties include pulmonary fibrosis, collagen vascular lung disease, sarcoidosis, and pulmonary hypertension. Additionally, Dr. Amariei can speak with her patients fluently in English, Romanian, and Spanish, and conversationally in French.
In 2018, Dr. Amariei began the role of Coordinator of Interstitial Lung Disease Multi-Disciplinary Conference. She also currently collaborates with the Interstitial Lung Disease Program at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, and is a part of the local multidisciplinary thoracic oncology group providing care and diagnostic services to patients with lung cancer. In her professional community, Dr. Amariei holds active memberships in the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society, and the American College of Physicians.
During her education and training, Dr. Amariei took part in several research opportunities at Boston University, Johns Hopkins, and the University of Maryland. She has since co-authored multiple publications and presented her work at international conferences in her field. The topics of her works have included pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and COPD.
When treating her patients, Dr. Amariei follows the words of Sir William Osler: "The good physician treats the disease. The great physician treats the patient who has the disease."
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