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Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

At the Children's Hospital, we know that children breathe life into the community, and we do our utmost to care for them. Our dedicated team of pulmonary physicians provides comprehensive diagnosis, treatment and management of conditions and diseases related to a child's lungs and respiratory tract.

The Children's Hospital offers advanced pediatric pulmonary care. We have an exceptional group of board-certified pulmonary physicians, nurse practitioners and nurses committed to caring for children with all forms of lung concerns and disease. Our team collaborates with specialists from various divisions, including pediatric critical care, neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) anesthesiology and allergy and immunology. In order to reduce your child's anxiety, we evaluate and deliver care that is child-friendly in an environment created just for them.

We Treat

  • Asthma
  • Chronic lung disease
  • Chronic lung disease of infants
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Restrictive lung disease
  • Chronic cough
  • Lung problems in children with scoliosis
  • Pulmonary issues in infants

We Offer

  • Consultations and evaluations of lung problems and diseases
  • Consultation and care for respiratory failure
  • Minimally invasive techniques
  • Complete assessment of lung disorders including physical assessment
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Allergy evaluation
  • Pre-operative assessment
  • Chest physical therapy
  • Pediatric sleep programs (done in the Pediatric Sleep Center)
  • Bronchoscopy (done at The Children’s Hospital)

Meet Our Team

Maimonides Physician

MARCUS, MICHAEL G., MD

  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Special Tots Evaluation Program (STEP)
  • Allergy & Immunology

948 48th Street Brooklyn, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

6701 Bay Parkway Brooklyn, New York 11204 Phone: 718-283-7500

Maimonides Physician

MENDIRATTA, MONITA, MD

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

949 48 street BROOKLYN, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

Maimonides Physician

NEEDLEMAN, JOSHUA P., MD

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Special Tots Evaluation Program (STEP)

949 48 street BROOKLYN, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

6701 Bay Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11204 Phone: 718-283-7500

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