Pediatric Pulmonary and Critical Care provides treatments to children with respiratory diseases, including prenatal testing, genetic counseling, and treatment for cystic fibrosis. The division offers a full spectrum of services including clinical consultations as well as pulmonary function and sleep laboratories. We have a dedicated bronchoscopy suite in addition to Medical Intensive Care and Respiratory Care Units that are devoted to meeting young patient’s unique needs. Our General Chest Medicine and Sarcoidosis Clinics and our Asthma Center are also available for the benefit of our patients. In addition to providing the best in patient care, our research laboratories in biochemistry, immunology, molecular biology, and physiology are fully dedicated to exploring and finding new treatment methods. We provide the most advanced Pediatric Pulmonary care available, offering patients and their families the medical support and guidance they need. Every physician in the Pediatric Pulmonary Faculty Practice Associates is a staff member of the Mount Sinai Hospital and the Icahn School of Medicine.
Ketamine Shows Significant Benefit in People with Treatment-Resistant Depression
May 20, 2013 - Patients with treatment-resistant major depression saw dramatic improvement in their illness after treatment with ketamine, an anesthetic.
Degenerative Changes Identified in Spinal Discs and Reversed With Drug Cocktail In Diabetic Mice
May 17, 2013 - The study, led by James C. Iatridis, PhD, was published in the journal PLOS ONE on May 17.
The Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine FPA is open from 9 A.M. until 5 P.M., Monday through Friday.