Valley’s pediatric pulmonology team diagnoses and treats all types of respiratory diseases and disorders in infants, children and adolescents - offering a high level of medical expertise and child-friendly care that puts young patients and their families at ease.

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis and bronchiolitis
  • Chest pain
  • Chronic lung disease of prematurity
  • Coughs (recurrent or persistent)
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Exercise-related breathing difficulties
  • “Floppy airways” (laryngomalacia, tracheomalacia, bronchomalacia)
  • Noisy breathing
  • Pectus excavatum or carinatum (Nuss Procedure)
  • Pneumonia (bacterial and viral)
  • Recurrent pulmonary distress
  • Respiratory problems associated with gastroesophageal reflux
  • Sinus infections or sinusitis
  • Wheezing (recurrent or persistent)
  • Other related breathing difficulties

Pediatric Pulmonology Services

  • Spirometry and other pulmonary function tests
  • Exercise testing
  • X-rays
  • Allergy and other laboratory tests
  • Individualized treatment plans that may include inhaled medications, asthma action plans, patient and family education, and antibiotics or other appropriate medications
  • Patient and parent education
  • Follow-up care as needed