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Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric pulmonologists are specially trained to diagnose, treat and manage children who have breathing and lung diseases. These doctors work with a team of pulmonary nurses and respiratory therapists. This specialty group focuses on a wide variety of breathing-related problems, and can work with all the members of your child’s healthcare team to develop a diagnosis and treatment plan.

Conditions Treated

A few common conditions treated include:

  • Asthma
  • Apnea
  • Breathing issues
  • Chronic cough
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Lung disorders
  • Chronic lung disease in premature infants
  • Noisy or loud breathing
  • Recurring pneumonia (infection of the lungs)

Treatments & Tests

A few common tests and treatments include:

  • Arterial blood gas tests
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Lung volume tests
  • Pulmonary function tests (PFTs)
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Spirometry

Our Providers

Presbyterian’s pediatric pulmonology specialists focus on the diagnosis and treatment of various breathing and lung-related issues, including asthma, chronic cough, snoring and other pulmonary issues in infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

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