hero image
Dr. David  Becnel - Tulane University. New Orleans, LA, US

Dr. David Becnel Dr. David  Becnel

Associate Professor | Tulane University


Dr. Becnel is an expert in internal medicine, pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


Dr. Becnel joined Tulane faculty as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in 2019. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine. His main clinical and research interests include lung nodules, lung cancer, pleural disease and advanced interventional pulmonary procedures.

Areas of Expertise (6)


Pulmonary Disease

COVID-10 (Coronavirus)

Clinical Medicine

Internal Medicine

Critical Care Medicine

Education (4)

LSU School of Medicine: MD

Carolinas Medical Center: Residency, Internal Medicine

University of Florida-Gainesville: Clinical Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

University of Florida-Gainesville: Fellowship, Interventional Pulmonary

Media Appearances (1)

State suggests sharing ventilators between coronavirus patients. Here's how that would work

Nola.com | The New Orleans Advocate  online


For the better part of a week during press conferences and television appearances, Gov. John Bel Edwards has stressed the urgent need for more ventilators to treat Louisiana's sickest coronavirus patients.

view more