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Zulfiqar Ali

Zulfiqar Ali, MD

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  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonology


  • English
  • Hindko
  • Panjabi
  • Persian
  • Pushto
  • Urdu


Medical Education

Nishtar Medical College, Multan, Pakistan
University of Health Sciences Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan


Sandeman Hospital, Quetta, Pakistan, Internal Medicine Residency
Staten Island University Hospital, New York, Internal Medicine Residency


Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York, Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship


  • Board certified American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Board certified American Board of Pulmonary Medicine
  • Board eligible American Board of Critical Care Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society


Zulfiqar Ali, MD, is a pulmonary and critical care specialist at Altru Health System. He is board certified in internal medicine and pulmonary medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Ali speaks fluent Urdu, Punjabi, Hindko, Pushto and Persian. Outside of work, he enjoys politics, sports and spending time with family.

Philosophy Of Medicine

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, a small act of caring. All of which have potential to turn a life around.”

Special Practices and Procedures

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound
  • PleuraX catheter placement

Office Information


  • Altru 1300 Columbia
    (formerly Altru Rehabilitation Center)
    1300 S. Columbia Rd.
    Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
    • Main: 701-780-2300
  • Altru Hospital
    1200 S. Columbia Rd.
    Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
    • Main: 701-780-5000
    • Alternate: 800-732-4277