Daniel Cole, MD

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor
202 S Park St
Madison WI 53715-1507
(608) 287-0999


  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison WI – MD
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI – Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland, TX – Fellowship in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Professional Activities

Dr. Daniel Cole is a faculty member in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine within the Department of Medicine. He also serves as Aerospace Flight Commander Physician in the Critical Care Transport Team at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Air Reserve Station.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Cole’s clinical specialties include all aspects of pulmonary and critical care medicine (including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, interstitial lung disease, and malignant and benign pleural disease). He is an expert in the placement of chronic indwelling pleural catheters (PleurX), electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy (SuperDimension, Veran) and endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS). Dr. Cole also specializes in diagnostic testing and management of sleep disorders.