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.