Pediatric Pulmonology

For a child with a breathing disorder, the simple act of taking a breath can feel overwhelming. Children’s cares for children of all ages with respiratory problems, such as:

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Persistent cough
  • Pneumonia

Our a multidisciplinary team of pulmonologists, nutritionists, respiratory care therapists and pharmacists offer the following services:

Aerodigestive Center

We offer a multidisciplinary approach to aerodigestive care that combines gastroenterology (GI) (feeding, stomach, liver), pulmonology (lungs) and otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat.) Our team evaluates and treats children with disorders involving the upper digestive tract, airway and respiratory/pulmonary systems.

Apnea Center

The Children's Apnea Center is a medically directed program for infants with apnea and bradycardia (low heart rate).

Asthma Center

Asthma is the top chronic illness facing children in the United States, and the number one reason for admission to Children’s. We provide comprehensive asthma care and offer asthma education to train school personnel, clinical staff and families about disease management, physical activity and air quality.

Cystic Fibrosis Program

The Children's Cystic Fibrosis Center provides comprehensive care for children with cystic fibrosis and their families.

Food Allergy and Eosinophilic Disorders

It's important that your child's food allergy treatments are specially tailored for his age and maturity level. We offer several services to our young patients and their families.