The Pediatric Pulmonary Diagnostic Laboratory at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida is a state of the art facility that provides a wide spectrum of diagnostic testing for children of different age groups in order to diagnose different lung and airway diseases and to measure response to therapy.
Our team endeavors to provide a family centered, culturally appropriate approach to the development of individualized asthma plans for patients referred from their primary care providers.
A high level of commitment and skill, interdisciplinary support and incorporation of cutting-edge research findings characterize this program.
The Cystic Fibrosis Center at the University of Florida works to educate healthcare professionals and families about Cystic Fibrosis and the care people living with the disease require.
The Pediatric Sleep Disorders Clinic provides comprehensive evaluation and management for children with a wide range of sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, periodic leg movements, hypersomnias and congenital hypoventilation.
The goal of the pediatric lung transplant program is to provide excellent care and complete thoracic transplantation services to the children in the state of Florida.
UF Health’s pediatric diffuse lung disease, or DLD, program is the first in Florida devoted to caring for children with DLD.
While the pediatric bronchopulmonary dysplasia, or BPD, program at UF Health is fairly new, our teams are already making great strides to create continuity of care for infants suffering from chronic lung disease.
Our pediatric pulmonary hypertension program at UF Health consists of a multidisciplinary team of experienced pediatric cardiologists and pediatric pulmonologists to provide clinical care for children with pulmonary hypertension.
UF Health’s pediatric pulmonary-sickle cell program is a multidisciplinary practice, established to provide a comprehensive approach for children with sickle cell disease who suffer from pulmonary complications.
The UF Health Center of Pediatric Neuromuscular and Rare Diseases is a multidisciplinary program between cardiology, neurology, pulmonology and occupational and physical therapies.
The Ventilated Tracheostomy Program at UF Health assists families who look after children at home who have major problems with their airways or have chronic respiratory failure.
The Family Program focuses on family-centered education and training of leaders in the interdisciplinary, community-based, culturally competent care of children with chronic pulmonary diseases.