Mount Sinai is recognized among the best in the region for Pulmonology according to the U.S. News & World Report 2014-2015 "Best Hospitals" issue. Read the article
Lung Diseases and Pulmonary Medicine
The Mount Sinai Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, home of the Mount Sinai-National Jewish Health Respiratory Institute, provides multidisciplinary care to patients with all forms of lung diseases, including asthma, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia, emphysema, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Our comprehensive Asthma Program offers personalized treatment for adults, incorporating the latest research into the effective management of the condition. Our Center for Sleep Medicine provides advanced diagnostic and treatment plans for patients with sleep-related disorders and our Critical Care Center uses sophisticated technology to provide specialized care for patients with various forms of lung disease. In addition, Mount Sinai houses one of 10 Centers of Excellence for sarcoidosis research in the nation and has one of the largest programs of its kind in the world.
After hearing she would need her lung removed due to carcinoid cancer, Dara Joy Cohen sought the expertise of Dr. Raja Flores, who performed a lung-sparing bronchial sleeve resection. Read more
The Mount Sinai Asthma Center offers comprehensive evaluations and advanced treatment for patients with asthma of all severity levels. Learn More