Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Airway obstruction
  • Asthma
  • Chronic cough
  • Cystic fibrosis, which causes excess mucus in the lungs
  • Inflammation and scarring of the lungs
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Pneumonia or recurrent pneumonia
  • RSV, a virus particularly dangerous for premature infants
  • Sleep-related breathing problems, including sleep apnea
  • Surgical openings in the windpipe
  • Ventilator dependence