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Julian Lichter, MD

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
Julian Lichter, MD
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501 Washington St
San Diego, CA 92103
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Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Hospital Affiliations


  • English


Dr. Lichter has been practicing medicine since 1979 and was board certified in Internal Medicine in 1978. He was also board certified in Pulmonary Disease in 1980 and Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine) in 1987. Dr. Lichter received his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand in 1973. He served his internship specializing in Internal Medicine/Surgery at Johannesburg General Hospital and served his residency specializing in Internal Medicine at Johannesburg General Hospital and the University of Tennessee Center for Health Services. He completed a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of California, San Diego from 1979 to 1982. Dr. Lichter is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, 1987

Medical Education

  • University of Witwatersrand, MB ChB, 1973


  • University of Tennessee Center Health Services, Internal Medicine, 1978
  • Johannesburg General Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1977


  • University Hospital, Pulmonary Disease, 1982
  • University of Tennessee Center Health Services, Pulmonary Disease, 1979

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