St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children's Section of Pulmonology and Allergy provides diagnosis and treatment of respiratory disorders of infants and children through innovative medical services, clinical research, and community outreach. We provide consultation, diagnostic testing and comprehensive management of diseases that affect the lung including asthma, cystic fibrosis, lung disease of prematurity, neuromuscular diseases, congenital lung diseases, sickle cell disease and sleep-disordered breathing.
The Section provides state-of-the-art pulmonary and allergy care across the full spectrum of respiratory and allergic diseases. The multi-disciplinary team includes pulmonologists, allergists, pulmonary nurse practitioner, specialty nurses, respiratory therapists, CF nurse coordinator, CF mental health psychologist, social worker and CF dietitian.
Major services within the section include:
Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory performs a wide array of diagnostic testing for, children, and adolescents, including:
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For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (215) 427-5183.