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Department of Internal Medicine

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Photo of Alejandro Aragaki-Nakahodo, MD

Alejandro Aragaki-Nakahodo, MD

Clinical Interest

Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Disease


Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Interventional Pulmonology

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD): Universidad Peruana "Cayetano Heredia"
  • Internal Medicine: Henry Ford Hospital
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine: University of Cincinnati
  • Interventional Pulmonology: University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine) 10/09/2013
  • American Board of Internal Medicine 08/09/2011
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease) 11/13/2012
  • American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology 01/01/2016
Contact Information
  • University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine
  • Medical Sciences Building ML0564 Room 6365
  • 231 Albert Sabin Way
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
  • Office 513-558-3028
  • Fax 513-558-2051
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Aragaki A, Benzaquen S and Kirschner M 2014. Coinfection by Nocardia beijingensis and Nocardia arthritidis in an immunocompromised patient diagnosed by endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) Respiratory Medicine Case Reports, online ,

Cudzilo, Corey; Aragaki, Alejandro; Guitron, Julian; Benzaquen, Sadia 2014. Methotrexate-induced pleuropericarditis and eosinophilic pleural effusion. Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, 21 1, 90-2

Aragaki A, Benzaquen S, Eschenbacher W, Guitron J and Cudzilo C 2013. Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Needle Aspiration of a Bronchogenic Cyst to Liberate from Mechanical Ventilation: Case Report and Literature Review J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol, 2013 20(2), 152

Gupta, Nishant; Aragaki, Alejandro; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, Kathryn A; Benzaquen, Sadia; Panos, Ralph J 2012. Occam's razor or Hickam's dictum? Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, 19 3, 216-9