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Pediatric Pulmonology

  

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USF Health Pediatric Pulmonology doctors are committed to providing the highest quality of comprehensive, specialized care for our patients. 

Our pediatric pulmonologists offer multidisciplinary pulmonary services to infants, children, and adolescents with a variety of respiratory disorders including:

Abnormal chest imaging 
Airway abnormalities 
Allergic disorders 
Aspiration lung injury from swallowing dysfunction and gastro esophageal reflux 
Asthma 
• Chronic lung disease of infancy
 Ciliary disorders 
Cystic fibrosis 
Interstitial lung diseases 
Recurrent cough and wheeze 
Recurrent pneumonias or other respiratory infections 
RSV infection and its long-term respiratory effects 
Sleep apnea and sleep-disordered breathing 
Ventilator/tracheostomy dependent children
Unexplained respiratory conditions 
Vocal cord dysfunction 
Neurodegenerative disease


We work closely with primary care providers who refer patients to us so that we may provide the best possible care to our patients. We provide inpatient care at Tampa General Hospital on Davis Islands in downtown Tampa. We provide a consult service for acute respiratory problems in infants, children & adolescents during their hospitalization. 

Procedures:
Lung Function Testing 
 Spirometry 
 Lung volume
Bronchoscopy 
Sleep Study (Polysomnogram) 
Sweat Test Procedure  
Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening 
Chest X-Ray 
CT Scan of the Chest 
Exhaled Nitric Oxide 


To learn more about pulmonology conditions, please access Patient Resources as well as an  A-to-Z  List  of common terms associated with pulmonology care.







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