Timothy A. Connolly, MD

Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine

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Timothy A. Connolly, MD

About Me

Dr. Timothy Connolly's areas of clinical interest include medical education, COPD, sleep apnea, asthma, advanced bronchoscopy and sports-related lung injuries. Over the years, he has participated in the care of elite athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NCAA as well as triathletes and regular 'weekend warriors.' He performs specialized bronchoscopic procedures such as endobronchial ultrasound, bronchial thermoplasty, cryotherapy, argon plasma coagulation, and implantation of endobronchial valves for lung volume reduction as treatment for emphysema.

Dr. Connolly served as the clinical service chief for the Pulmonary Division at Houston Methodist Hospital from 2012-2015. He is currently the medical director of respiratory care services as well as a key faculty member for the Houston Methodist Hospital Pulmonary Fellowship program.

Clinical Interests

Sleep Medicine
Lung Biopsy/Surgery
Hyperbaric Medicine
Lung Volume Reduction
Medical ICU Patients
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation
Zephyr Endobronchial Valve System

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
AmeriGroup Medicaid StarPlus
Beech Street PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Edge
Cigna Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna PPO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Govt Emp Hospital Assoc PPO
Guardian Life PPO
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Lubrizol PPO
Medcorp Southwest PPO
Medicus International
MultiPlan PPO
Mutual of Omaha PPO
PacifiCare PPO
PacificCare HMO
Providers Network of Amer PPO
USA Managed Care PPO
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.


Critical Care Medicine | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2017
Pulmonary Disease | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2016
Georgetown University School of Medicine - Washington, D.C. | 1998
Internal Medicine | Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX | 1999
Internal Medicine | Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX | 2002
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine - Houston, TX | Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX | 2006
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Houston Methodist Lung Center


  • English
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Timothy A. Connolly accept?
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  • Where is Dr. Timothy A. Connolly located?
    Dr. Timothy A. Connolly sees patients at the following locations:
    • Scurlock Tower, 6560 Fannin St., Ste 1632, Houston, TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Timothy A. Connolly and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Timothy A. Connolly and/or office staff speak English