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About Dr Esterle

What You Need to Know

I grew up in Louisville Kentucky where I practice now as one of 10 doctors in a private Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine practice; Louisville Pulmonary Care.   I graduated from University of Louisville Medical School in 2004 and completed Internal Medicine Residency program in 2007 and Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship in 2010.  


I was the middle child between two sisters whom I stay in contact with regularly and was lucky enough to marry my best friend; my true better half and the best mother a child could ask for.  I didn't grow up wealthy but wasn't poor either and put myself through college playing drums for a traveling rock band.  Both my sisters and I started out in music at very early ages but have all three ended up in medicine somehow.  I think music taught us about passion and passion led us to medicine and the healing of others. 


I gravitated to pulmonary medicine because of the component of critical care with its complexity and intellectual challenge that comes with the field and my early exposure to lung disease symptoms having a fraternity brother in college that died from cystic fibrosis.  

Desk with Stethoscope

Medical Disclaimer

Please remember that medical information provided by myself, in the absence of a visit with a health care professional, must be considered an educational service only.  This blog should not be relied upon as a medical judgement and does not replace a physician’s independent judgement about the appropriateness or risks of a procedure or condition for a given patient.  I will do my best to provide you with information that may help you make your own health care decisions.


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