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Asha Devereaux


Dr. Asha Devereaux completed her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of California, San Diego, followed by her MD and MPH degrees from Tulane University School of Medicine and Public Health. Upon graduation, she served in the United States Navy achieving the rank of Commander while receiving Board Certification in Internal Medicine, Pulmonology and Critical Care.  During her 11-year Naval career, Dr. Devereaux served on the Navy Surgeon General’s Panel for Tobacco Cessation, served as Head of
Medicine at Beaufort Naval Hospital, served on numerous committees and spent three years covering the USNS Mercy’s Chem/Bio ICU.

In addition to her private practice of medicine, she has achieved additional certification in Holistic Medicine, is currently the Co-Chair of the American Thoracic Society’s Integrative Therapies Workgroup, has Co-Chaired the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) Mass Critical Care Task Force, has served on IOM and CDC panels for Influenza, is Past-Chairman of the ACCP Disaster Response Network and is a Past-
President of the California Thoracic Society. She has extensively published and is currently focused on increasing awareness about the importance of integrative therapies as complementary adjuncts in the care of pulmonary patients.

In 2009, she was selected as a Top Doctor in San Diego and in 2017, Dr. Devereaux was named the Outstanding Pulmonologist by the California Thoracic Society.