About Us

Our team of providers has over 120 years of combined experience in Internal, Pulmonary, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine. We offer expertise in all aspects of pulmonary diseases, including but not limited to: COPD, Asthma, Pulmonary nodules, Lung cancer, Interstitial lung diseases and Pulmonary hypertension. Read more about the services we offer.

The physicians in our practice include:

Dr. Fuenning

Charles Fuenning, MD
Dr. Fuenning is a graduate of the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He completed his internship and residency at St. Thomas Medical Center, followed by his fellowship training at John Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Fuenning is board certified in in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, and Critical Care Medicine.  Locations: Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, and Hudson

Dr. Hines

Robert Hines, MD, PhD, FCCP
Dr. Hines is a fellowship graduate of Johns Hopkins and a doctoral graduate of the Ohio State University. He is board certified in Internal, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.  Location: Barberton

Dr. Botros

Nader Botros, MD, MPH
Dr. Botros completed his medical school, Residency and Chief Residency at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship training and received a Masters of Public Health degree at Yale University. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.  Locations: Akron and Hudson

Dr. Makkar

Hitesh Makkar, MD, FAASM, FCCP
Dr. Makkar is a graduate of Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), completed his internal medicine residency at Summa Health Systems and his fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.  Locations: Akron, Barberton, and Medina

Dr. Kretchmer

Kenneth Kretchmer, MD, FCCP
Dr. Kretchmer is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He completed his residency and pulmonary fellowship at Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center and has been practicing pulmonary medicine in Akron since 1980. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease Medicine.  Locations: Akron and Medina

Dr. Kim

Albert Kim, MD
Dr. Kim is a graduate of Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED). He completed his residency at Akron City Hospital and fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.   Locations: Akron, Barberton, and Medina

Dr. Krauza

Matthew Krauza, MD, FCCP
Dr. Krauza completed his residency and fellowship training at the University of Buffalo, the State University of New York. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Critical care and Sleep Medicine.  Locations: Akron and Ravenna

Dr. White

Brian White, DO, FCCP
Dr. White is a fellowship graduate of University hospitals of Cleveland. He is board certified in Internal, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.  Location: Ravenna

Dr. Paxson

Chad Paxson, DO
Dr. Chad Edward Paxson is a graduate of Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Ohio Northern University and completed his internship and residency at Summa Health System. Dr. Paxson is fellowship trained in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine from Louisiana State University, board certified in Internal, Pulmonary, and Sleep Medicine, and board eligible in Critical Care.  Locations: Akron and Ravenna

   


Akron City Hospital
95 Arch Street
Akron, Ohio 44304
Suite 210
Phone: 330.253.1411
Fax: 330.253.1720

Barberton Hospital
201 Fifth Street NE

Suite 15
Barberton, Ohio 44203
Phone: 330.753.6161
Fax: 330.753.5508

Robinson Memorial Hospital
6847 N. Chestnut Street
Suite 325
Ravenna, Ohio 44266
Phone: 330.296.6969
Fax: 330.296.7710

Summa Western
Reserve Hospital

1900 23rd Street
Suite 1000
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223
330.253.1411

Medina
3780 Medina Road
Suite 105
Medina, OH 44256
(330) 253-1411

Hudson
5655 Hudson Drive
Suite 200
Hudson, Ohio 44236
Phone: 330.253.1411
Fax: 330.253.1720