Lung & Breathing Disorders
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Columbia offers comprehensive and cutting edge care to patients with breathing disorders, allergic conditions, and critical illnesses. Our experts have experience diagnosing and treating everything from common disorders to advanced lung disease and complex conditions. We work closely with experts across Columbia as part of a highly integrated care team, and our specialized programs are led by nationally recognized leaders in their fields.
Acute Respiratory Failure
Critical Care at NewYork-Presbyterian/Milstein and Allen Hospitals
We are an Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) platinum-level Distinguished Center of Excellence.
Allergic Pulmonary Disorders
Our allergists and pulmonologists provide comprehensive care for complex allergic conditions that affect the airways and lungs.
John Edsall-John Wood Asthma Center
Our team works with you to create an individualized treatment plan to identify triggers and improve everyday quality of life.
CUIMC/NYP Bronchiectasis Center
Our multidisciplinary team of specialists provide exceptional care for bronchiectasis patients.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
The Jo-Ann F. LeBuhn Center for Chest Disease and Respiratory Failure
CUIMC/NYP was recently ranked #1 for COPD in New York State and among the top programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
The Gunnar Esiason Adult Cystic Fibrosis and Lung Program
Our program is the premier site for adult cystic fibrosis (CF) care and research in the New York City area, offering comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of cystic fibrosis and related conditions.
The Diaphragm Center at CUIMC
The Diaphragm Center at Columbia offers the most advanced diagnostic and treatment strategies available for diaphragm and phrenic nerve conditions.
Care for Chronic Respiratory Issues
Columbia provides state-of-the-art diagnosis and care for pulmonary diseases, respiratory issues, and breathing-related sleep disorders.
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
The HHT Center of Excellence at CUIMC/NYP
As New York state's only designated Center of Excellence by Cure HHT, Columbia offers the highest level of care for patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia.
Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
Columbia Interstitial Lung Disease Program
The multidisciplinary ILD Program at Columbia provides world-class care for patients with many types of interstitial lung disease (ILD).
Complex Airway, Lung, and Pleural Programs at Columbia
The Interventional Pulmonology Program at Columbia offers minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for all types of airway, lung, and pleural diseases.
Columbia offers the most advanced comprehensive care for patients with lung cancer, including the latest research and clinical trials, and support from diagnosis to treatment to survivorship.
The Center for Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation
Since 1986, Columbia has provided the highest-quality care to extremely ill patients with end-stage lung disease.
Cecily & Robert Harris Pulmonary Diagnostic Center
The Cecily & Robert Harris Pulmonary Diagnostic Center at Columbia offers state-of-the-art testing and analysis of lung function.
The Columbia University Center for Sleep Medicine
Our team offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for sleep disorders, with a special emphasis on conditions related to airway issues.
The Surgical Lung and Chest Care Program at Columbia
Columbia is a leader in minimally invasive techniques and advanced procedures like lung volume reduction.
Treatment Driven by the Latest Research
Columbia has helped pioneer many of today's most advanced techniques and procedures—and we're actively involved in research exploring tomorrow's treatments for lung diseases and related conditions. We participate in a number of clinical trials for new therapies and strategies for diagnosis, treatment, management, and prevention of pulmonary conditions.
The Price Family Center for Comprehensive Chest Care
The Price Family Center for Comprehensive Chest Care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia is the largest and most comprehensive lung and esophageal disease care program in the New York City area. The center offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic approaches. Our dedicated multidisciplinary teams include surgeons, pulmonologists, gastroenterologists, medical and radiation oncologists, nursing coordinators, pulmonary rehabilitation/physical therapy professionals—in one convenient location.
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Care
Pulmonary diseases can require care from a number of different medical specialties. Columbia offers state-of-the-art treatments and coordinated care through our specialized programs and centers. We bring together experts from across Columbia to deliver personalized treatment and support for you and your family.