Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital announced today that board certified pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine specialists Drs. Philip Pirtle, Rayman Lee and Gregory Honeycutt are joining the Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group. 


“Whether someone is suffering from hay fever, a common virus, sleep apnea, respiratory disease or a rare genetic disorder, we’re here to help our patients breathe easier,” said Pirtle, who has 27 years of experience in pulmonary and critical care medicine. “We’re proud to be a part of the Houston Methodist team of lung specialists.”


Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital adds pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine practicePirtle earned a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Lee has 29 years of experience and earned a Doctor of Medicine from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Honeycutt earned a Doctor of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine in 2006. Houston Methodist Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Associates treat asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD), emphysema, lung diseases, and lung infections, such as tuberculosis, pulmonary hypertension, cystic fibrosis, as well as sleep disorders. 


Houston Methodist Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine Associates is located on 13300 Hargrave Rd., Suite 100, Houston, TX 77070. To schedule an appointment, call 281.357.0111.


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About Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital 


Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital is a 312 bed, not-for-profit, faith-based hospital, which is part of Houston Methodist. The hospital has expanded in Northwest Houston to serve the comprehensive health care needs of the growing community. 


Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has been named a Magnet recognized health care facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. 


Houston Methodist Willowbrook is ranked No. 5 in the Houston metro area and No. 12 in Texas by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” in 2017.  


Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital specializes in cardiology and cardiovascular services, neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedics and sports medicine, and comprehensive cancer services. Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has a Breast Care Center, Cancer Center, Imaging Center, Infusion Center, Sleep Center, and Surgical Weight Loss Center and operates a Childbirth Center with a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.


For more information about the comprehensive services available on the Houston Methodist Willowbrook campus and to learn about upcoming events, please visit houstonmethodist.org/willowbrook. To find a physician, call 281.737.2500.