Ronald C. Krol, MD, FCCP
Dr. Ronald Krol received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry Summa Cum Laude from Albright College, Reading, PA. His medical degree was conferred by the College of Medicine of the Pennsylvania State University in Hershey, PA. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, NH, where he also served as Chief Medical resident. Dr. Krol received the medical faculty award as Intern of the Year and Resident of the Year. He completed his pulmonary medicine training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Krol is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in pulmonary and critical care, and recertified in 1999. Dr. Krol is an active member of the medical staff at St. Joseph Medical Center and The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, and a consultant at the HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital in Reading, PA.
Dr. Krol is a past president of the medical staff at St. Joseph Medical Center and is currently the medical director of the Intensive Care Unit. He is also an Adjunct Faculty physician at Thomas Jefferson University College of Medicine. Dr. Krol has received numerous teaching awards at both the Reading Medical Center and Penn State St. Joseph Medical Center.
Dr. Krol is a member of the American Thoracic Society and a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians. He is a member of the Berks County Medical Society and the Pennsylvania Medical Society. He is also currently a member of the Alumni Society of the College of Medicine at Penn State Hershey.