Pulmonologist: Daniel Dilling, MD| Loyola Medicine

Daniel Dilling, MD

Daniel Dilling, MD, FACP,FCCP


Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director, Lung Transplantation,RML Medical Director, Respiratory Care

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish
Patient Ratings
4.8 / 5 (108 Ratings)

Clinical Expertise

About Dr. Dilling

Dogs, Golf, Theater, Notre Dame Football, Live Music, Family Time

Medical Education

Medical School
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Loyola University Medical Center - Internal Medicine: General
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Pulmonary Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine


  • Adoptive T-Cell Transfer to Treat Lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Han, F; Dellacecca, ER; Barse, LW; Cosgrove, C; Henning, SW; Ankney, CM; Jaishankar, D; Yemelyanov, A; Krymskaya, VP; Dilling, DF; Le Poole, IC, American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology
  • Associations between Patient-reported Outcomes and Death or Lung Transplant in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Data from the Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Prospective Outcomes Registry. Case, AH; Hellkamp, AS; Neely, ML; Bender, S; Dilling, DF; Gulati, M; Hotchkin, DL; Huie, TJ; Lancaster, L; Snyder, LD; Conoscenti, CS; Palmer, SM, Annals of the American Thoracic Society
  • Hiding in Plain Sight: A Tool to Reveal Undiagnosed ILD in Our PFT Labs. Dilling, D, Chest
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  • Immunosuppressive strategies in lung transplantation. Chung, PA; Dilling, DF, Annals of translational medicine
  • Lung Transplant Pulmonologists' Views of Specialty Palliative Care for Lung Transplant Recipients. Nolley, E; Fleck, J; Kavalieratos, D; Dew, MA; Dilling, D; Colman, R; Crespo, MM; Goldberg, H; Hays, S; Hachem, R; Lease, E; Lee, J; Reynolds, J; Morrell, M; Schenker, Y, Journal of palliative medicine
  • Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Invasive Fungal Disease. Formanek, PE; Dilling, DF, Chest
  • Clinical outcomes and survival following lung transplantation in patients with lymphangioleiomyomatosis. Khawar, MU; Yazdani, D; Zhu, Z; Jandarov, R; Dilling, DF; Gupta, N, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Clinical outcomes and survival following lung transplantation in patients with pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Wajda, N; Zhu, Z; Jandarov, R; Dilling, DF; Gupta, N, Respirology (Carlton, Vic.)
  • Donation after circulatory death in lung transplantation-five-year follow-up from ISHLT Registry. Van Raemdonck, D; Keshavjee, S; Levvey, B; Cherikh, WS; Snell, G; Erasmus, M; Simon, A; Glanville, AR; Clark, S; D'Ovidio, F; Catarino, P; McCurry, K; Hertz, MI; Venkateswaran, R; Hopkins, P; Inci, I; Walia, R; Kreisel, D; Mascaro, J; Dilling, DF; Camp, P; Mason, D; Musk, M; Burch, M; Fisher, A; Yusen, RD; Stehlik, J; Cypel, M, The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Initial skin cancer screening for solid organ transplant recipients in the United States: Delphi method development of expert consensus guidelines. Crow, LD; Jambusaria-Pahlajani, A; Chung, CL; Baran, DA; Lowenstein, SE; Abdelmalek, M; Ahmed, RL; Anadkat, MJ; Arcasoy, SM; Berg, D; Bibee, KP; Billingsley, E; Black, WH; Blalock, TW; Bleicher, M; Brennan, DC; Brodland, DG; Brown, MR; Carroll, BT; Carucci, JA; Chang, TW; Chaux, G; Cusack, CA; Dilling, DF; Doyle, A; Emtiazjoo, AM; Ferguson, NH; Fosko, SW; Fox, MC; Goral, S; Gray, AL; Griffin, JR; Hachem, RR; Hall, SA; Hanlon, AM; Hayes, D; Hickey, GW; Holtz, J; Hopkins, RS; Hu, J; Huang, CC; Brian Jiang, SI; Kapnadak, SG; Kraus, ES; Lease, ED; Leca, N; Lee, JC; Leitenberger, JJ; Lim, MA; Longo, MI; Malik, SM; Mallea, JM; Menter, A; Myers, SA; Neuburg, M; Nijhawan, RI; Norman, DJ; Otley, CC; Paek, SY; Parulekar, AD; Patel, MJ; Patel, VA; Patton, TJ; Pugliano-Mauro, M; Ranganna, K; Ravichandran, AK; Redenius, R; Roll, GR; Samie, FH; Shin, T; Singer, JP; Singh, P; Soon, SL; Soriano, T; Squires, R; Stasko, T; Stein, JA; Taler, SJ; Terrault, NA; Thomas, CP; Tokman, S; Tomic, R; Twigg, AR; Wigger, MA; Zeitouni, NC; Arron, ST, Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation
  • Preoperative Evaluation of Patients With Interstitial Lung Disease. Patel, NM; Kulkarni, T; Dilling, D; Scholand, MB, Chest
  • The National Heart Lung, and Blood Institute Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Registry: Making LAMonade out of LAMons., Dilling, D, Chest
  • Ahead of the Curve: The Future of Lung Transplantation. Young, KA; Dilling, DF, Chest
  • Patients' perceptions and patient-reported outcomes in progressive-fibrosing interstitial lung diseases. Swigris, JJ; Brown, KK; Abdulqawi, R; Buch, K; Dilling, DF; Koschel, D; Thavarajah, K; Tomic, R; Inoue, Y, European respiratory review : an official journal of the European Respiratory Society
  • Suicidal ideation in lung transplant recipients: A case series. Rynar, LZ; Merchant, MS; Dilling, DF, Clinical transplantation
  • The 10 000-Piece Puzzle of Lymphangioleiomyomatosis, Dilling, D. F., Chest
  • A Phase II Clinical Trial of an Aromatase Inhibitor for Postmenopausal Women with Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Lu, C.; Lee, H. S.; Pappas, G. P.; Dilling, D. F.; Burger, C. D.; Shifren, A.; Veeraraghavan, S.; Chapman, J. T.; Parambil, J.; Ruoss, S. J.; Young, L. R.; Hammes, S. R.; Kopras, E. J.; Roads, T.; Krischer, J. P.; McCormack, F. X.; Trial of an Aromatase Inhibitor in Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Group, Annals of the American Thoracic Society
  • Alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2 8-sialyltransferase 1 can support immune responses toward tumors overexpressing ganglioside D3 in mice, Eby, J. M.; Barse, L.; Henning, S. W.; Rabelink, M. J.; Klarquist, J.; Gilbert, E. R.; Hammer, A. M.; Fernandez, M. F.; Yung, N.; Khan, S.; Miller, H. G.; Kessler, E. R.; Garrett-Mayer, E.; Dilling, D. F.; Hoeben, R. C.; Le Poole, I. C., Cancer immunology, immunotherapy : CII
  • First Spontaneous Pneumothorax: Time for Screening High-Resolution Computed Tomographic Imaging to Look for Cystic Lung Disease? Dilling, D. F., Annals of the American Thoracic Society
  • Accuracy of chest high-resolution computed tomography in diagnosing diffuse cystic lung diseases Gupta, N.; Meraj, R.; Tanase, D.; James, L. E.; Seyama, K.; Lynch, D. A.; Akira, M.; Meyer, C. A.; Ruoss, S. J.; Burger, C. D.; Young, L. R.; Almoosa, K. F.; Veeraraghavan, S.; Barker, A. F.; Lee, A. S.; Dilling, D. F.; Inoue, Y.; Cudzilo, C. J.; Zafar, M. A.; McCormack, F. X., The European respiratory journal
  • ALN-RSV01 for prevention of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after respiratory syncytial virus infection in lung transplant recipients Gottlieb, J.; Zamora, M. R.; Hodges, T.; Musk, A. W.; Sommerwerk, U.; Dilling, D.; Arcasoy, S.; DeVincenzo, J.; Karsten, V.; Shah, S.; Bettencourt, B. R.; Cehelsky, J.; Nochur, S.; Gollob, J.; Vaishnaw, A.; Simon, A. R.; Glanville, A. R., The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation
  • Disseminated Ureaplasma infection as a cause of fatal hyperammonemia in humans Bharat, A.; Cunningham, S. A.; Scott Budinger, G. R.; Kreisel, D.; DeWet, C. J.; Gelman, A. E.; Waites, K.; Crabb, D.; Xiao, L.; Bhorade, S.; Ambalavanan, N.; Dilling, D. F.; Lowery, E. M.; Astor, T.; Hachem, R.; Krupnick, A. S.; DeCamp, M. M.; Ison, M. G.; Patel, R., Science translational medicine
  • Heavy alcohol use in lung donors increases the risk for primary graft dysfunction Lowery, E. M.; Kuhlmann, E. A.; Mahoney, E. L.; Dilling, D. F.; Kliethermes, S. A.; Kovacs, E. J., Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research
  • Resistance training as a preconditioning strategy for enhancing aerobic exercise training outcomes in COPD Covey, M. K.; Collins, E. G.; Reynertson, S. I.; Dilling, D. F., Respiratory medicine
  • Subtherapeutic ganciclovir (GCV) levels and GCV-resistant cytomegalovirus in lung transplant recipients Gagermeier, J. P.; Rusinak, J. D.; Lurain, N. S.; Alex, C. G.; Dilling, D. F.; Wigfield, C. H.; Love, R. B., Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society
  • Positioning ganglioside D3 as an immunotherapeutic target in lymphangioleiomyomatosis Gilbert, E. R.; Eby, J. M.; Hammer, A. M.; Klarquist, J.; Christensen, D. G.; Barfuss, A. J.; Boissy, R. E.; Picken, M. M.; Love, R. B.; Dilling, D. F.; Le Poole, I. C., The American journal of pathology
  • A current viewpoint of lymphangioleiomyomatosis supporting immunotherapeutic treatment options Dilling, D. F.; Gilbert, E. R.; Picken, M. M.; Eby, J. M.; Love, R. B.; Le Poole, I. C., American Journal of Respiratory Cell & Molecular Biology
  • The prevalence and extent of gastroesophageal reflux disease correlates to the type of lung transplantation. Fisichella, P. M.; Davis, C. S.; Shankaran, V.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Kovacs, E. J.; Joehl, R. J.; Love, R. B., Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques
  • Advances in lung transplantation: the year in review Dilling, D. F.; Glanville, A. R., Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation
  • Laparoscopic antireflux surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation. Fisichella, P. M.; Davis, C. S.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Dorfmeister, J. A.; Kovacs, E. J.; Love, R. B.; Gamelli, R. L., Journal of Surgical Research
  • A review of the potential applications and controversies of non-invasive testing for biomarkers of aspiration in the lung transplant population Davis, C. S.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C.; Lowery, E.; Kovacs, E. J.; Love, R. B.; Fisichella, P. M., Clinical transplantation
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation: pathophysiology and implications for treatment. Davis, C. S.; Shankaran, V.; Kovacs, E. J.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Love, R. B.; Sinacore, J.; Fisichella, P. M., Surgery
  • Melanoma-associated antigen expression in lymphangioleiomyomatosis renders tumor cells susceptible to cytotoxic T cells. Klarquist, J.; Barfuss, A.; Kandala, S.; Reust, M. J.; Braun, R. K.; Hu, J.; Dilling, D. F.; McKee, M. D.; Boissy, R. E.; Love, R. B.; Nishimura, M. I.; Le Poole, I. C., American Journal of Pathology
  • Diagnostic criteria for persistent vegetative state. Dilling, D., VIRTUAL MENTOR