Healthy Lungs for Kids Program
A comprehensive respiratory evaluation, diagnosis and treatment program for infants, children, adolescents and young adults.
Winthrop Pediatric Associates’ Pulmonology Program treats children suffering from a wide range of acute and chronic congenital, inherited and acquired breathing disorders, including but not limited to:
- Asthma /Reactive Airway Disease/ Exercise Induced Asthma
- Acute Bronchiolitis / Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Broncho Pulmonary Dysplasia Program (BPD)
- Bronchiectasis and other Chronic Suppurative Disorders
- Chest Wall Deformities
- Chronic Lung Disease including Tracheostomy and Ventilator Care
- Chronic Aspiration Syndromes
- Chronic Cough
- Congenital Airway Anomalies
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) with Pulmonary Complications
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Noisy Breathing
- Obstructive Sleep Apnea and other Childhood Sleep Issues
- Lung Infections
- Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Asthma and Allergy Patient Education Program
The Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner offers individualized education for children and families to help them manage asthma and allergies.
Broncho Pulmonary Dysplasia Program (BPD)
Program designed for premature infants at high risk for lung problems.
Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
State-of-the-art, non-invasive testing to assess a child’s heart and lung function, which includes Exercise Challenge Testing to diagnose exercise induced asthma and comprehensive pulmonary function testing to determine if obstructive or restrictive diseases exist.
Exhaled Nitric Oxide Testing
This newest technology is utilized to determine the degree of airway inflammation, which is present in patients with asthma.
Evaluates infants and children with acute and chronic pulmonary conditions.
Pediatric Sleep Disorder Services
Evaluation, testing and management of children with sleep problems.
Test used to measure the volume of air entering and leaving the lungs; used routinely during office visits to assess asthma control.
A non-invasive test to diagnose Cystic Fibrosis
The Carleigh McCormack Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Lab
Winthrop Pediatric Associates provides comprehensive cardiopulmonary evaluations of pediatric patients in The Carleigh McCormack Laboratory – a new, sophisticated state-of-the-art exercise physiology resource. For more information, please click here.