What We Treat

The Mount Sinai Pediatric Pulmonary Center applies an evidence-based approach in the treatment and management of a broad spectrum of respiratory disorders. With a specific commitment to successful outcomes, the Center's multidisciplinary team of top-ranked pediatric professionals offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment and perform inpatient and outpatient consultations for chronic respiratory problems such as:

Asthma

At the Pediatric Pulmonary Center, our pediatric specialists commit to ensuring that a diagnosis of asthma need not mean a childhood of limited activity. Our comprehensive team approach applies advanced treatments and medications that make control of asthma a reality. We perform pulmonary function testing, and we provide essential components—education and support services—to family members.

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)

A common chronic respiratory condition of infancy, our Mount Sinai pediatric team offers special expertise in developing an evaluation and treatment plan that includes infant pulmonary function testing, and home ventilator management.

Chronic Cough

Chronic cough can be an extremely frustrating condition for a family and pediatrician to face. Mount Sinai Pediatric Pulmonary Center has advanced capabilities for the diagnose and treat a wide range of underlying conditions associated with chronic cough, such as foreign body aspiration, allergic rhinitis, primary ciliary dyskinesia, and psychosomatic cough. We employ procedures including, sweat testing, nasal ciliary brushing and analysis, and bronchoprovocation testing on-site.

Cystic Fibrosis

The Pediatric Pulmonary Center at Mount Sinai employs a multidisciplinary team approach—consisting of physicians, nurses, nutritionists, respiratory therapists, and social workers, all with special training in treating and managing the many aspects of cystic fibrosis. Quality care that we offer ranges from the latest antimicrobial strategies to nutritional optimization. We provide services that include pediatric spirometry, plethysmography, and comprehensive psychosocial support and evaluation.

We also treat:

  • Apnea
  • Oxygen and ventilator dependency
  • Sleep disorders
  • Snoring
  • Stridor
  • Tuberculosis

To learn more about these or related conditions, visit our Health Library.


Contact Us

For more information or to make an appointment:
Tel: 212-241-7788
Fax: 212-876-3255