Dr Tomlinson is originally from San Angelo, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University for undergraduate studies and medical school at UT Southwestern. He then completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Colorado before returning to UT Southwestern for a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine. He is interested in general pulmonary medicine, pulmonary physiology, and medical education.


Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical School (2009)
University of Colorado School of Medicine (2012), Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2016), Pulmonary Diseases & Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interest

General Pulmonology

  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA)
  • Asthma
  • Atypical Mycobacterial Infections - Pulmonary
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic Airway Obstruction
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Lung Infections
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cough
  • Dyspnea
  • Emphysema
  • Emphysema & Bullous Disease
  • Fungal Infections of the Lung
  • Lung (Pulmonary) Nodules
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Nontuberculosus Mycobacterial Infections (NTM)
  • Shortness of Breath (SOB)
  • Thromboembolic Disease
  • Unspecified Asthma

Research Interest

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Immunology

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Chest Physicians (2012)
  • American Thoracic Society (2012)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2005)
  • Texas Medical Association (2005)