Expert Diagnosis and Care for Breathing Issues

Carlton McGregor, MD, and Byron Thomashow, MD

General Pulmonology

Care for Chronic Respiratory Issues

General Pulmonology at Columbia offers patients state-of-the-art diagnosis and care for pulmonary diseases, respiratory issues, and breathing-related sleep disorders. Our experts can evaluate children, adolescents, and adults with undiagnosed breathing issues and help coordinate care with Columbia specialists to treat a variety of conditions, including:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Chronic/recurrent cough
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Chronic restrictive lung disease
  • Congenital lung disorders
  • Emphysema
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary diseases of prematurity
  • Respiratory infections
  • Shortness of breath (dyspnea)
  • Sleep disorders
  • Snoring

Coordinated Care at Columbia

Columbia is home to specialized pulmonary centers and programs that offer seamless coordination of care for a wide range of respiratory illnesses and issues. Our pulmonologists will make sure you get the care and support you need.