Mount Sinai – Department of Pediatrics

The
Pediatric Pulmonary Center
is one of eight such federally-funded
programs in the United States and the only one in the New York area.
It is designed to improve and promote community-based care for children
with respiratory disease and to train health care professionals.

The Cystic Fibrosis Center provides
comprehensive care for patients with cystic fibrosis. The Cystic Fibrosis
Center works in close collaboration with the Division of Medical and
Molecular Genetics. Mount Sinai is one of the few medical centers in
the country to offer prenatal testing and genetic counseling for cystic
fibrosis.

The Apnea Center includes studies on asthma, lung development,
nutrition in cystic fibrosis patients, and the pulmonary complications
of AIDS.

Special services in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonary and
Critical Care include the Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory and
Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy.

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