Norton Children’s Pulmonology, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, provides care for children with all types of breathing challenges, lung disease and respiratory disorders.
The Technology Dependent Center cares for children who may be living with a variety of disorders managed through the use of special medical technology. This includes children on home ventilators, those who have tracheotomies and those who require oxygen on an ongoing basis. We focus on specialized care and enhancing children’s quality of life through family and caregiver education and advocacy.
Pulmonary Function Laboratory
Norton Children’s Pulmonary Function Laboratory evaluates the lungs and respiratory system in infants, children and teens. These tests may be requested by your child’s pediatrician, pulmonologist or surgeon, and may include:
Our providers offer highly skilled care for your child. Norton Children’s Hospital serves as the primary pediatric teaching facility for the University of Louisville School of Medicine. These doctors are professors and active researchers helping to advance medical care through clinical research and education.
Our board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric pulmonologists and professional staff provide compassionate care to diagnose and treat children with pulmonary conditions. As pulmonary conditions can affect other parts of the body, your child will have access to the comprehensive array of specialists at Norton Children’s with the convenience of integrated care right in the heart of Louisville.