Saqib Baig, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine; Head of Respiratory Physiology; Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy; Medical Director, Pulmonary Function Lab; Co-Director, COPD Program, Thomas Jefferson University

Respiratory medicine, Critical Care, Internal medicine



Saqib Baig

Dr. Baig graduated from Army Medical College (NUST) Pakistan in 2007. He did his internal medicine training from Baltimore, Maryland, USA during the years 2009-2013. He joined the internal medicine faculty practice at Medical College of Wisconsin in USA for 2 years before pursuing advanced training. He completed his pulmonary disease and critical care medicine fellowship from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School from 2015-2018.

During his fellowship, Dr. Baig completed his master's in health care services management through Rutgers Business School. He currently serves as the medical director of respiratory therapy and pulmonary function lab and the clinical director of the COPD program at the Jane and Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute at Thomas Jefferson University. He holds the Assistant Professor of Medicine rank at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Baig's interests lie in respiratory physiology, airways disease, and data science.


2017-18 MS, Healthcare services management, Rutgers Business School, New Jersey

2002-07 MBBS, Army Medical College, NUST, Pakistan

Place of Practice

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Practice history

2008-09 House officer, Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan

2009-12 Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

2012-13 Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

2013-15 Assistant Professor in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA

2015-18 Fellowship, Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

2018-pres Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA


2018-pres Pennsylvania – Active

2015-pres New Jersey – Active

2013-15 Wisconsin - Expired

Qualification and Affiliations

  • 2018 ABIM Critical Care Medicine

  • 2017 ABIM Pulmonary Medicine

  • 2012 ABIM Internal Medicine