The board-certified pulmonologists, also known as chest or respiratory medicine specialists, with Norton Children’s Pulmonology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, are nationally respected for their expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of children’s pulmonary disorders.
Pulmonology services at Norton Children’s Hospital include consultation, diagnostic testing and comprehensive care for infants, children and teens with acute and chronic pulmonary diseases.
Children’s Lung Specialists
Our pulmonary specialists are board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.
The CF Center is accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. National data shows that children with CF treated at Norton Children’s Hospital have better than average lung function.
The Norton Children’s Hospital laboratory has one of the region’s only infant pulmonary function testing systems, making it a leader in the field of infant and toddler diagnostic pulmonary testing.
Pulmonary Conditions We Treat
Norton Children’s pulmonologists develop individualized treatment plans and therapies for conditions including:
- Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
- Chronic lung disease
- Cystic fibrosis
- Infantile wheeze
- Interstitial lung disease
- Pulmonary fibrosis
- Pulmonary mycosis
- Upper airway obstruction