Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Jeffrey Hoag, MD, MS, FCCP

Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America®; Director of the ICU

Eastern Regional Medical Center

"I am proud to serve cancer patients and their families at Cancer Treatment Centers of America. I strive to provide the best care possible."

- Jeffrey Hoag, MD, MS, FCCP
Jeffrey Hoag, MD, MS, FCCP

Medical Degree

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond

Internship / Residency

  • Internal Medicine - Virginia Commonwealth University

Advanced Degree(s)

  • MS, Physiology/Biophysics - Virginia Commonwealth University


  • Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Hospice & Palliative Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians


  • Pulmonary/Critical Care - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Practicing Since: 2007

Dr. Jeffrey Hoag is a pulmonologist and intensivist who serves as the Director of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at our hospital in Philadelphia. He also serves as Vice-Chair of the Department of Medicine for Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), and he is the Interim Director of Research at Eastern Regional Medicine Center. As a specialist in diagnosing and treating respiratory diseases, Dr. Hoag helps care for patients with lung cancer and other forms of cancer affecting the lungs. He also provides care to patients who have pulmonary issues such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), interstitial lung disease, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia, pulmonary hypertension and others.

Board certified in pulmonary medicine, critical care medicine, palliative care, hospice medicine and internal medicine, Dr. Hoag earned his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, where he also received a Master of Science degree in physiology.  His bachelor’s degree is in biology from the University of Richmond.

Dr. Hoag completed an internal medicine internship and residency at Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital, where he received awards for scholarship and as an outstanding resident. He completed fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.

Dr. Hoag is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He has served on multiple committees for the university and its affiliated hospital, Hahnemann University Hospital, where he is also a pulmonologist and critical care physician.

Dr. Hoag has been a principal and sub-investigator for multiple clinical trials. He has been published in journals such as The American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Chest, and Critical Care Medicine and the Journal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology. He also serves as a reviewer for several clinical journals, and has been selected as a Best Doctor in America® for multiple years. He is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, Society of Critical Care Medicine, and The American Thoracic Society.

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