Assistant Professor of Medicine, Medicine

Medical Director of the Lung Transplant Program, Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine and The Vanderbilt Lung Institute

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division
Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

Professional Bio

David Erasmus, MD, MBChB, joined Vanderbilt University Medical Center as faculty in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in 2022. He completed medical training at the University of Pretoria, South Africa, and subsequently completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at St. Louis University. Following completion of his fellowship, Dr. Erasmus spent four years in private practice at Unitas Hospital, South Africa, where he practiced pulmonary and critical care medicine with an interest in interventional bronchoscopy. Prior to joining Vanderbilt, he served as Medical Director of the Lung Transplant Program at Mayo Clinic Florida. Dr. Erasmus has an interest in treatment of large airway complications after lung transplantation and exploring novel diagnostic and therapeutic options for chronic rejection.