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Pediatrics - Pulmonary

Houston, Texas

BCM pediatricians care for children in various clinical and hospital environments.
Pediatric Pulmonary Section
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Pediatric Pulmonary

Pediatric Pulmonary Section pulmonologists at Baylor College of Medicine specialize in acute and chronic breathing and lung conditions and diseases.

Our faculty and fellows see patients at Texas Children's Hospital and Ben Taub Hospital with disorders that include:

  • Asthma
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

Our faculty members are involved in the research and clinical studies of pediatric pulmonary conditions, diseases and treatments. Research projects include the study of viral infections after lung transplantation, gene therapy for cystic fibrosis, cystic fibrosis research and treatments for severe asthma.

The Pediatric Pulmonary Section offers a fellowship training program designed to prepare graduates for careers in pediatric pulmonary medicine. Our fellows follow a variety of patients including those seen as consultations in hospital, new outpatient consultations and continuity care patients.

Call for Appointment

At Texas Children’s:
Clinical Care Center
6701 Fannin, Suite 910
9th floor
Houston, TX 77030
832-822-2778

At Ben Taub:
Ben Taub Children's Center
1504 Taub Loop
Houston, TX 77030
713-873-KIDS (713-873-5437)

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Highlights

The Pulmonary Medicine Service at Texas Children's Hospital is ranked #4 in 2010 in the Respiratory Disorders subspecialty category of U.S. News & World Report's survey of America's Best Children's Hospitals.