Pulmonary Diagnostic Center (Pediatric)

The Pediatric Pulmonary Diagnostic Center was established to effectively evaluate and formulate treatment plans for one of the most challenging groups with respiratory symptoms - the preschool child. Many of the tests are exclusive to National Jewish Health and not available elsewhere.

We offer tests to assess:

  • Lung function and structure
  • Lung volume/inflation
  • Lung elasticity and compliance
  • Exercise capability
  • Mouth, throat and tongue functions
  • Allergies
  • Bone density
  • Digestive tract anatomy and function
  • Consequences of recurrent respiratory tract infections
  • Nasal potential difference
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy

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Reasons to Visit National Jewish Health

  • The leading respiratory hospital in the nation and the only one devoted fully to the treatment of respiratory and related illnesses
  • Ranked as one of the top two hospitals in pulmonology every year since U.S. News & World Report included this category in its annual “Best Hospitals” survey
  • Ranked in the top 1 percent of hospitals in the nation by HCAHPS
  • Physicians frequently recognized as among the best in the nation by multiple services, including Best Doctors in America and Castle Connolly
  • Among the top 8 percent of organizations funded for research by the NIH, providing patients access to the latest clinical trials
  • 118-year history of focus on care, research and education serving thousands of patients with lung, heart, immune and related disorders

 

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