Dr. Ghassan Kanj, MD

ghassan kanj md



  • Ghassan Kanj served as Clinical Assistant Professor and Visiting Professor at West Virginia University.
  • His specialties include Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine.



Dr. Ghassan Kanj is a Locum Tenens physician. He received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut School of Medicine, and completed his specialty training at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA, and at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.

He has been trained in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. In addition, he was also trained in Thoracic Transplantation Medicine and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.

Dr. Kanj has special interest in Integrative Medicine, especially non-pharmacologic treatment of Sleep Disorders.



Dr. Ghassan Kanj is Board Certified in the following:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Medicine

He is also a Diplomate of The American Board of Sleep Medicine.



  • Postgraduate:
    University of Nevada School of Medicine
    Residency: Internal Medicine
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Fellowship: Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Fellowship: Thoracic Transplantation Medicine
  • Medical school:
    American University of Beirut School of Medicine
    Doctor of Medicine
  • Graduate:
    West Virginia University
    Master of Business Administration
  • Undergraduate:
    American University of Beirut
    Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biology