As experts in respiratory care for children, the physicians on the Children’s medical staff are ready to treat pediatric neuromuscular diseases, cystic fibrosis, asthma and chronic lung disease. The physicians and staff are qualified in bronchoscopy, home ventilator management, pulmonary function testing and pulmonary sleep-related disorders. Pulmonology at Children’s Southlake is an extension of our program in Dallas.
Our staff specializes in assisting physicians with disease-specific testing and follow-up care.
More than 1,200 procedures a month are performed for patients with asthma, cystic fibrosis, exercise intolerance, sickle cell disease, neuro-muscular disease, rare restrictive lung diseases, lung disease secondary to childhood cancers, heart disease and organ transplantation.
We use child-friendly, state-of-the-art equipment.
Our technologists hold certifications as Registered Radiology Technologists (RRT), Nurse Practitioners (NPS), Registered Pulmonary Function Technicians (RPFT), and Certified Pulmonary Function Technologists (CPFT).