The pulmonary (lung) medicine team at the University of Miami Health System offers state-of-the-art evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment for common and complex lung disorders, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), adult cystic fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, and pulmonary fibrosis.
Lung specialists and care teams provide evidence-based treatments, minimally invasive surgical techniques and, if needed, lung (and heart-lung) transplants, to help you breathe easier, and live better.
you need lung care in the hospital, intensive care unit, or ongoing condition management in an outpatient (clinical) setting, we’re here for you.
Why Choose UHealth?
Multidisciplinary programs and treatments built around your unique needs. Our pulmonologists work closely with other specialists to provide comprehensive care for your condition. You have access to renowned specialty programs in South Florida, such as:
- Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery
- Miami Transplant Institute
- Sleep Medicine and Surgery Program
- Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Academic medical center researching breakthroughs in lung disorders. Our medical and academic researchers are not only teaching tomorrow’s leaders in pulmonology, we’re looking for new and better ways to treat lung diseases in state-of-the-art facilities. With ongoing research and clinical trials in asthma, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary fibrosis, and more, you benefit from the latest information and treatments sooner.
Lung testing and diagnostic imaging performed by highly skilled technicians. We offer the latest testing in modern pulmonary function labs, as well as advanced diagnostic imaging, nuclear imaging, cardiac diagnostic testing, and more. With experienced teams and advanced equipment, we get the highest quality results for accurate diagnosis.
Advanced bronchoscopy techniques to diagnose and treat lung problems. You have access to innovative interventional radiology bronchoscopy (image-guided, minimally invasive techniques) to help diagnose, stage, and repair lung problems. Procedures include autofluorescence bronchoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound, electromagnetic navigation, bronchial thermoplasty, and stenting.