Dr. William Rhoton earned his medical degree at the University of Guadalajara, Mexico. He completed his residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now part of Rutgers University School of Biomedical and Health Sciences) and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Montefiore Medical Center North in New York.
Board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary and critical care medicine, Dr. Rhoton is also a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP). His clinical interests include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, cough, wheezing, pulmonary hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), sleep apnea, snoring, pneumonia and shortness of breath. He also provides second opinions regarding general lung conditions and X-ray and CAT scan findings. In practice since 2000, Dr. Rhoton treats patients 17 years and older and speaks fluent Spanish.
Dr. Rhoton believes in quality and compassionate care in the specialized aspects of pulmonary and sleep medicine. His practice offers quick appointments and coordination of care with other physicians, as well as in-house pulmonary function testing and sleep testing. Whether in the office or a hospital setting, he takes pride in spending enough quality time with patients that they can talk and be truly understood.
A resident of The Woodlands, Dr. Rhoton enjoys tennis and computer programming in his leisure time.