Dr. Khalifah grew up in Kansas City. He earned his medical degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville. He trained in internal medicine residency at Parkland Hospital / University of Texas-Southwestern in Dallas and did his pulmonary and critical care fellowship at University of Colorado Health Sciences in Denver.
Dr. Khalifah is board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonology and Neurocritical Care. He still believes in the golden rule and incorporates evidence-based critical care with kindness, focused on the needs of each patient.