Lungs & Breathing

Sinai Children’s Hospital has the expertise to provide a comprehensive evaluation and management of children with a wide variety of lung and breathing disorders also known as pulmonary medicine. Our physicians and caregivers offer their expertise on conditions that could have been caused by premature birth, infections, genetic or other respiratory disorders.

A Team Approach to
The most common and chronic breathing condition affecting our community is asthma. If your child has difficulty breathing, a slight wheeze, a cough, shortness of breath and/or tightness in the chest, he or she may be suffering from this condition. To ensure the best possible care for children with asthma, Sinai Children’s Hospital uses a team approach to caring for breathing problems children suffer from, giving you a physician, pediatric nurse practitioners, asthma educators and knowledgeable office staff.

To find out if your child has asthma, schedule an appointment with Sinai Children’s Hospital at 1-888-AT-SINAI (1-888-287-4624).