Pulmonology Programs

Norton Children’s Pulmonology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, offers specialized programs for children with chronic pulmonary diseases. Our board-certified pediatric pulmonologists are nationally respected for their expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of children’s pulmonary disorders.

Norton Children’s Pulmonology Programs

Norton Children’s Cystic Fibrosis Program

The Norton Children’s Cystic Fibrosis Program is a designated Cystic Fibrosis Care Center by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. It offers high-quality care for children and young adults with cystic fibrosis (CF). Our CF multidisciplinary team is committed to providing high-quality, effective, patient-centered care in partnership with the patient, family and community.

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Norton Children’s Severe Asthma Clinic

The Norton Children’s Severe Asthma Clinic specializes in caring for children with the most difficult-to-treat and severe cases of asthma. The Norton Children’s Severe Asthma Clinic is made up of board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians from across the Norton Children’s network of pediatric specialists.

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Study to look at effects of new greenery on children’s asthma

A new study by Norton Children’s Pulmonology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, will examine whether more trees and other plants in a neighborhood affects children’s asthma. The team, led by pediatric pulmonologist Scott […]

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Are there certain foods that help asthma? Foods high in vitamin D and antioxidants might

Are there foods that help asthma? There are indications that foods laden with vitamin D, such as oily fish like salmon, egg yolks, and fruits and vegetables high in antioxidants may help asthma, but there’s […]

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Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in infants can lead to respiratory conditions later

There is increasing evidence that severe respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections in young children can have long-term effects such as wheezing and asthma, according to Ronald L. Morton, M.D.,  pediatric pulmonologist with Norton Children’s Pulmonology, […]

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Summertime RSV outbreak may signal prolonged traditional RSV season

The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) outbreak of 2021 brought unprecedented summertime levels of the infection to states like Kentucky, raising some concerns about the traditional cold-weather season for RSV. At Norton Children’s, health care providers […]

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Allergic asthma most common in children

Allergic asthma affects more that 24 million people in the U.S., according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. Allergic asthma is the most common type, with 60% of people with asthma experiencing this […]

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Study to look at effects of new greenery on children’s asthma

A new study by Norton Children’s Pulmonology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, will examine whether more trees and other plants in a neighborhood affects children’s asthma. The team, led by pediatric pulmonologist Scott […]

Read Full Story

Are there certain foods that help asthma? Foods high in vitamin D and antioxidants might

Are there foods that help asthma? There are indications that foods laden with vitamin D, such as oily fish like salmon, egg yolks, and fruits and vegetables high in antioxidants may help asthma, but there’s […]

Read Full Story

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in infants can lead to respiratory conditions later

There is increasing evidence that severe respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections in young children can have long-term effects such as wheezing and asthma, according to Ronald L. Morton, M.D.,  pediatric pulmonologist with Norton Children’s Pulmonology, […]

Read Full Story

Summertime RSV outbreak may signal prolonged traditional RSV season

The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) outbreak of 2021 brought unprecedented summertime levels of the infection to states like Kentucky, raising some concerns about the traditional cold-weather season for RSV. At Norton Children’s, health care providers […]

Read Full Story

Allergic asthma most common in children

Allergic asthma affects more that 24 million people in the U.S., according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. Allergic asthma is the most common type, with 60% of people with asthma experiencing this […]

Read Full Story

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