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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