Humberto C. Sasieta, MD

Humberto C. Sasieta, MD, FCCP Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine & Sleep Medicine

 

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About

Dr. Humberto C. Sasieta is a Pulmonary, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine specialist in The Woodlands, TX. He completed training in his core specialties, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. There he later held the academic rank of Assistant Professor. During this endeavor he was active in clinical and basic research as well as quality improvement initiatives. His focused area of research was chronic cough, and how lungs recover from injurious mechanical ventilation.

He joined Millennium Physicians in 2019, after completing additional specialty training in Sleep Medicine at the University of Texas at Houston – McGovern Medical School. He is fluent in English and Spanish.
He is triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine.
Beyond Medicine he enjoys traveling, across the United States with his wife and children.

Professional Education

Medical School: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, 2009
Residency: Internal Medicine at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, AR, 2014
Fellowship:

  • Pulmonary & Critical Care at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, 2017
  • Sleep Medicine at University of Texas - McGovern Medical School in Houston, TX 2019
  • Clinical Interests

    Chronic Cough and Airways Disease
    COPD
    Lung Cancer
    Lung Nodules, Endobronchial Biopsy and Ultrasound Guided Biopsies
    Sleep Medicine

    Honors & Awards

    2014: Bronze Certificate: Mayo Quality Academy
    2017: Silver Certificate: Mayo Quality Academy
    2014 American Thoracic Society Travel Scholarship awardee
    2014 American Thoracic Society Foundation Early Career Leader
    2014 American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award, with Commendation
    2017 SCCM Star Research Award: Thioredoxin mimetic preserves VE-Cadherin expression and lung compliance in a rat model of VILI.

    Professional Memberships

    American Academy of Sleep Medicine
    American College of Chest Physicians
    American Thoracic Society

    Hospital Affiliations

    CHI St. Luke’s Lakeside Hospital
    CHI St. Luke’s Springwood Village
    CHI St. Luke’s Vintage Hospital
    CHI St. Luke’s Woodlands Hospital
    Conroe Regional Medical Center
    Cornerstone Critical Care Specialty Hospital
    Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
    Houston Methodist Woodlands Hospital
    Houston Northwest Medical Center
    Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital
    Nexus Specialty Hospital The Woodlands
    Tomball Regional Medical Center

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