Fadi Asfour, MD, MBBS

Associte Professor of Pediatric Pulmonology
Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah

Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113


Dr. Asfour received his medical degree from Jordan University of Science and Technology Faculty of Medicine, completed his pediatric residency at The Women and Children´s Hospital of Buffalo, and his pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. Dr. Asfour is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric pulmonology.

Dr. Asfour’s clinical interests include cystic fibrosis, asthma, aerodigestive disorders and general pulmonology.

Selected Bibliography:

Zobell JT, Schwab E, Collingridge DS, Ball C, Nohavec R, Asfour F.
Impact of pharmacy services on cystic fibrosis medication adherence.
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2017;52(8):1006-1012. PubMed abstract

Usatin D, Yen EH, McDonald C, Asfour F, Pohl J, Robson J.
Differences between WHO AND CDC early growth measurements in the assessment of Cystic Fibrosis clinical outcomes.
J Cyst Fibros. 2017;16(4):503-509. PubMed abstract

Duval M, Meier J, Asfour F, Jackson D, Grimmer JF, Muntz HR, Park AH.
Association between follicular tracheitis and gastroesophageal reflux.
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:8-11. PubMed abstract

Duval M, Tarasidis G, Grimmer JF, Muntz HR, Park AH, Smith M, Asfour F, Meier J.
Role of operative airway evaluation in children with recurrent croup: a retrospective cohort study.
Clin Otolaryngol. 2015;40(3):227-33. PubMed abstract

Hunter RC, Asfour F, Dingemans J, Osuna BL, Samad T, Malfroot A, Cornelis P, Newman DK.
Ferrous iron is a significant component of bioavailable iron in cystic fibrosis airways.
MBio. 2013;4(4). PubMed abstract / Full Text