Meet Our Staff

Ocean Springs Lung Clinic

Our first goal is to make everyone breathe easier and feel better. The second goal is to extend and improve your life and help you live better. Meet the team below and feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.

Dr. Shawn K. French

Dr. Shawn K. French is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and critical care medicine. A graduate of Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. French completed his internal medicine residency at Lackland Air Force Base, Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. He completed his pulmonary-critical care fellowship at Lackland Air Force Base, Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas.

Dr. French served his country in the United States Air Force as a physician. Some of the highlights of his military service include: serving as Pulmonary Medicine Clinic Director at Brooke Army Medical Center; during deployments Critical Care Air Transport Team Physician, along with working in Intensive Care Unit; Intensive Care Unit Medical Director at Keesler AFB; and, Critical Care Air Transport Program Director at Keesler AFB.

After practicing medicine for 14 years, Dr. French opened his own office in Ocean Springs.

His clinical interests include, first and foremost, educating his patients about their disease and quality of life improvement. Diseases treated include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), sarcoidosis, interstitial lung disease (ILD), asthma, bronchiectasis, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary complications of lung cancer and smoking cessation.

Dr. French strives for quality care with compassion, involving patients in their care and giving patients the knowledge to manage their disease.

Cynthia Gibson, CRT

Cynthia Gibson, CRT, graduated with Honors from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in 2005. The same year, she passed her boards and became a Certified Respiratory Therapist. Cynthia has served our community working as a Respiratory Therapist in hospital and clinic settings, in both George and Jackson Counties.

Cynthia is working with Dr. Shawn French and Laura Brandle, ACNP, in a diagnostic role to evaluate patients, identifying conditions to come to a firm diagnosis.

At Ocean Springs Lung Clinic, Cynthia will be performing Six Minute Walk Tests and Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs) on patients with suspected respiratory disorders and lung diseases.

Jennifer Kopszwya

Medical Assistant

Jennifer Colmer

Office Manager

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Ocean Springs Lung Clinic strives to provide the best and healthiest approaches to lung health care. Live healthier by taking the right steps to lung care. Contact us with any questions or to schedule an appointment.

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